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Amid frantic festive season, Leicester optician hosts healthcare initiative to combat risk of stroke

Amid frantic festive season, Leicester optician hosts healthcare initiative to combat risk of stroke

Press Releases   •   Dec 22, 2017 13:03 GMT

Vision Express event raises awareness of risks linked to high blood pressure

​Vision Express gives gift of sight this Christmas with landmark frame donation

​Vision Express gives gift of sight this Christmas with landmark frame donation

Press Releases   •   Dec 21, 2017 15:21 GMT

Vision Express has made a milestone donation just in time for Christmas, with 15,000 frames donated to Vision Aid Overseas – taking the total number of frames gifted by the national optical retailer to almost a quarter of a million.

Focus on glaucoma and driver sight helps Vision Express PR team scoop national industry award

Focus on glaucoma and driver sight helps Vision Express PR team scoop national industry award

Press Releases   •   Dec 11, 2017 16:52 GMT

A record tour of the ‘Vision Van’ to raise awareness of glaucoma, and a driver safety campaign called ‘Eye Tests Saves’, helped secure Vision Express success at the national 2017 Marketing and PR Brilliance Awards.

Global optical leader GrandVision, owner of Vision Express, completes the acquisition of Tesco Opticians in the UK and Ireland

Global optical leader GrandVision, owner of Vision Express, completes the acquisition of Tesco Opticians in the UK and Ireland

Press Releases   •   Dec 04, 2017 07:46 GMT

A deal to acquire Tesco Opticians by GrandVision has completed today - paving the way for Vision Express to incorporate 209 stores into its wider network.

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Vision Express response to Watchdog investigation

Vision Express response to Watchdog investigation

News   •   Nov 09, 2016 18:17 GMT

​A Watchdog report broadcast on 9 November 2016 alleges that Vision Express teams at five stores misled customers about the effects of the blue light emitted from digital devices upon the eye and the benefits of certain lenses that filter out that blue light.

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Regular eye tests for children crucial for spotting colour-blindness

Regular eye tests for children crucial for spotting colour-blindness

Blog posts   •   Aug 05, 2016 13:37 BST

​Omar Hassan, Head of Professional Services at Vision Express responds to the ​BBC 5 Live interview on colour-blindness.

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Amid frantic festive season, Leicester optician hosts healthcare initiative to combat risk of stroke

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Amid frantic festive season, Leicester optician hosts healthcare initiative to combat risk of stroke

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The Stroke Association’s Juliana Oliver checks Leicester resident, Wayne Franklin’s blood pressure

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Vision Express gives gift of sight this Christmas with landmark frame donation

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Vision Express director of professional services, Jay Ghadiali, with the latest collection of donated frames

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Vision Express accelerates road safety campaign – as it reveals almost a fifth have never had an eye test

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What is Retinoblastoma? Eliza's Story

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Retinoblastoma is a rare form of eye cancer which usually affects children under 5 years old. It is treatable but if signs are noticed th...

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The Vision Van World Glaucoma Week #WorldThroughYourEyes Tour

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The Vision Express Vision Van will journey across the UK during World Glaucoma Week, offering free eye tests at: Monday 7 March: Notting...

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Eye Tests Save Lives Road Safety Week Campaign

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Vision Express is rolling out its Vision Van – a high tech mobile eye testing unit – to tour the UK during Road Safety Week, offering dri...

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My First Eye Test By Tally Age 19

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Optical retailer, Vision Express, has released a short video following a University of Oxford student having her eyes tested for the firs...

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Optometrists - We value what's important to you

At Vision Express, we take vision seriously, and we love what we do; looking after customers, delivering great service and developing our people. It makes for a great place to work, with real job satisfaction – now’s your chance to join us. Due to continued success and growth, we’re looking for professional Optometrists across our nationwide network of stores.

Seeing the best way forward

Seeing the best way forward

Documents   •   Sep 23, 2015 15:17 BST

Few fears match that of going blind. We value sight more than any other sense and the loss of it is dreaded more than other long term health conditions such as dementia, heart disease, Parkinson's disease or having to use a wheelchair, research by the RNIB has found. In a Raconteur supplement published for National Eye Health Week 2015, the future of eye health is put under the microscope.