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Easter Opening Times…

Our Easter opening times are as follows…. Thursday 29th March:                                             08:30 am – 17:30 pm (Good Friday) Friday 30th March:                          Closed Monday 2nd April:                                                    Closed Tuesday 3rd April:                                                    08:30 am – 17:30 pm From all of us at Hodd Barnes & Dickins Opticians, we would like to wish you all a very happy Easter…..

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Outdoor Life ‘reduces myopia’

A recent paper presented at the American Academy of Ophthalmology reported that time spent outdoors reduced the likelyhood of children developing short sight. Analysing the results from 10,000 children and adolecents, it was shown that for every additional hour spent ourdoors, the chance of developing short sight reduced by 2.7% A similar Chinese study of children who are already short sighted, showed that those who spent less time at close work and more time outdoors, had a significantly reduced increase…