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When Should I Have My Child’s Eyes Tested?

One of the most common questions we receive at our practice is from parents wondering when the best time and what age is most appropriate for their child or children to be seen for their first sight test appointment. The thing that makes it most difficult for parents to know when to take their children… read more »

Posted on 18th December 2015 under Childrens Eye Care,NHS.


The cost of a prescription will rise by 15p to £8.20 from next month, the Government has announced. The cost of basic glasses on the NHS will go up from £38.30 to £38.70. In a written statement, Earl Howe, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State, Department of Health said: “This government has made tough decisions to protect… read more »

Posted on 18th March 2015 under NHS.


NHS Eye Care Entitlement & Optical Vouchers

In addition to last week’s article on the patient criteria and qualification requirements for NHS sight tests, this week we will let you know about the patient entitlement for optical vouchers from the National Health Service. As well as free sight tests, certain patients may also be entitled to a voucher offering assistance with the… read more »

Posted on 13th September 2013 under NHS.


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