Two members of staff have been peddling the streets of Cheltenham raising the awareness of good healthy vision for driving. Spotted in various locations around the town getting the message across that good vision is a vital part of driving safely. Check out our driving and vision page for helpful hints and tips HERE.
June 2014 - RACE FOR LIFE 2014 WE DID IT! and raised over £3,000
The girls and female friends of the practice took part in Race For Life at Cheltenham Racecourse on Sunday 29 June 2014 in memory of Keith Holland who sadly passed away earlier this year following a brave battle with cancer. Thank you to everyone who sponsored them!
With all the new season vegetables we’re turning our thoughts to healthy vision. Fresh vegetables are full of vitamins A and C which are important for eye health as they have antioxidant properties.
They team so well with oily fish such as salmon, packed full of omega-3. Check out our recipe to make the most of these beautiful ingredients whilst looking after your eyes.
July 2014 - Young@Heart Thursdays
Our Young@Heart Thursdays continues to grow in popularity. Longer appointments, home-baked cakes and tea. We offer level access if required and the time and patience to deal with your questions in a friendly and fun environment. Check out our recipes on our Facebook page: www.facebook.com/KeithHollandEyecare
Don’t miss out……book your appointment now. Contact the practice on 01242 233 500
September 2014 - National Eye Health Week
September saw two members of staff (Julie and Joe) roaming the streets of Cheltenham with goodie bags to promote the importance of healthy vision; armed with lens cleaning kits, magazines and eye heath information.
September 2014 - The Oxford Gun Company Open Day
Exhibiting at The Oxford Gun Company Open Day; showcasing our range of shooting spectacles and educating shooters about the benefits of contrast enhancing tints with eye protection. The shooting glasses feature anti-fog and scratch resistant coatings and are available with most prescription lenses. More information HERE
Photo courtesy of R.Walton
October 2014 - Jessie & Rex Roaming the Streets
Our staff were out and about on the streets of Cheltenham promoting the importance of good eyecare. Goodie bags were filled with eye information, pens, cases and puzzle books. Look out for them in the near future!
In August we are having our Special Summer Vision Events for Children, Including Children’s spectacle frame event on Friday 21st August 2015.
Pop in anytime on Friday the 21st August when we will be hosting probably the biggest collection of children’s frames in the country for your youngster to find exactly what they’d like to be wearing; cool, stylish, comfortable and well fitting. See you then!
Click on the image to see our flyer!
July 2015-Friday the 21st August we will be hosting probably the biggest collection of children’s frames in the country
Mrs. Holland commented on a report on BBC Radio Four’s Today Programme that a new study had just proven there to be no link between Vision problems and Dyslexia. CLICK HERE TO READ HER RESPONSE
June 2015 -Mrs. Holland commented on a report on BBC Radio Four’s Today Programme
April 2015 - A Visit From Our Twinned Practice In Germany
Delighted to be visited by our 'twinned' optician practice in Bamberg Germany, Optik Demmler, welcome Christian Vogel & team!
April 2015 - The Optician Awards
We were nominated for an award at the Optician Awards and had a lovely evening. Ed Byrne was a fantastic host, we really enjoyed his stand up comedy!
Photo courtesy of Optician Awards
Our staff were at Bredon School for the Schools Challenge promoting Shooting Safety Specs and Childrens eye care, you can tweet them at @TSC_Competition & @BredonSchool
May 2015 - The Schools Challenge
Friday the 21st August saw our “Back to School” Vision Event. A Huge selection of children's frames were on display and extra staff were on hand to offer children’s NHS examinations on demand. Staff members also took to the streets with goodie bags and chatted with parents about the importance of regular eye examinations for all children.
Click this Link To view a report from the charity BlindChildren UK regarding the risks of children not having their eyes examined.
August 2015 - Friday the 21st August saw our “Back to School” Vision Event
The practice is offering free contact lens fitting as part of this event.
Look out for our staff in Cheltenham town centre where they will be handing out contact lens fitting vouchers, mince pies and balloons for children, also answering any questions you may have regarding the practice.