When my mum ordered a pair of Ronit Furst frames she had no idea how many compliments she was going to receive. By her own admission, she is at a time of life where compliments can be thin on the ground, but since she started sporting these hand painted frames which are so favoured by [...]
Over the summer the staff approached me because they felt that they would feel more professional if they wore a uniform. We therefore set out on a journey to find something that would suit all. We finally decided on a French Navy tunic with trousers in which I think they all look really smart, although [...]
As I sit writing this newsletter the sun is shining, but there is a chill in the wind. It will soon be time to take my orange and lime trees that have enjoyed summer on the terrace down to the greenhouse to reside overwinter. We don’t get much frost here on Anglesey, but these visitors [...]
What is Glaucoma Glaucoma is the name given to a group of eye conditions in which the optic nerve is damaged where it leaves the eye. Although any vision which has been lost to glaucoma cannot be recovered, with early diagnosis, careful monitoring and regular use of the treatments, further damage to vision can be [...]
The talented Mr Myles Hamilton-Fey will be appearing at the Crewe Lyceum from 13th – 17th November 2018. There are two performances, matinee at 2.30pm and evening at 7.30pm. Myles, son of Joanne who has been part of the Jacksons team for over 30 years, is in year 10 and embarking upon his GCSEs which [...]
Our OCT scanner has now been with us since mid-summer and has been invaluable in detecting eye disease and monitoring our patient’s ocular health. It has already detected early macula issues in 2 patients resulting in emergency referrals that would not have been detected by conventional methods until they had become significantly worse. Earlier this [...]
Felix Corson of the Welsh National Feva Squad has secured sponsorship from S W & C Jacksons Opticians for another year! Felix has impressed in previous seasons and is looking forward to the competition in the coming year.
Researchers are stressing that maintaining vision is key to the wider health and wellbeing of older adults. The importance of elderly patients’ vision has once again been highlighted, after the release of a new study examining the impact of visual impairment on physical and mental health. German researchers followed nearly 2400 people aged between 77 [...]