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The do’s and dont’s of looking after those precious lenses

Advancing technology now enables most people with difficult vision able to go about their daily lives without having to wear...

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Misconceptions about your eyesight

There are so many misconceptions about your eyesight. Here Mark Blankstone explores some of the myths MYTH #1: IF YOU...

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The importance of Contact Lens aftercare

Mark Blankstone stresses the importance of Contact Lens aftercare on the back of industry standards failing customers Blankstone opticians have...

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Soaking up the rays with the right lenses

We’re in for a week of sunshine in Liverpool.  I know, don’t tempt fate but it is that time of...

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Blankstone Opticians’ after care scheme has vision to shake up contact lens market

I-care boosts Liverpool optician's business from multiples Leading independent Liverpool opticians, Blankstone is further enhancing its contact lens scheme with...

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Keep your eyes on the family this Christmas

If you're coming together with your parents and grandparents this Christmas time, it could be the perfect opportunity to make...

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Bond: The movies, the peepers and the brands behind the icon

We’re going to admit it, we love James Bond and all of his accessories. In fact, we’re complete anoraks! Here’s...

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Chloe-y eyed at all the exclusives!

Blankstone secures eighth exclusive brand deal in as many months Blankstone opticians has scooped yet another exclusive for Liverpool, the...

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You’re only as old as you see

Encourage your parents to get their eyes tested for charity and their own health this month “Our eye health deteriorates as...

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World Sight Day 2015

Imagine living in a country with 11 million people and just three opticians! That’s the story of Haiti, the hurricane-ravaged,...

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How to select the best optician

What does it feel like when you walk into an opticians in Liverpool for an appointment? Does it feel like...

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Spend as much time on choosing lenses as frames!

“Why do people spend so much time choosing a pair of frames yet next to no time in choosing lenses?”...

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Almost one in six parents unaware of eye test frequency

New research from the Association of British Dispensing Opticians (ABDO) as revealed by Blankstone Opticians in back to school week...

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BLANKSTONE COMPETITION

Are you a fan of Blankstone Opticians? We are giving one customer the opportunity to win a fantastic photo shoot...

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ROUTINE EYE EXAMINATION SAVED REBECCA’S LIFE

Blankstone Opticians' new state of the art Digital Retinal Camera spotted brain tumour. Many people visit an optician like they...

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#EYECANSEECLEARLYNOW

Blankstone Opticians in Liverpool is now offering new and existing patients a special offer of a complimentary second pair of...

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WORLD SIGHT DAY CHALLENGE

Following on from National Eye Health Week last week, it's worth mentioning the Autumn sun and as much as we...

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THEY SAY NEVER LOOK BACK, ONLY LOOK FORWARD BUT…

To commemorate 100 years since World War 1, Blankstone Opticians is looking back at a century of style through the...

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SUMMER EVENTS 2014 – PART 5

After a great 6 weeks on the events circuit exhibiting around the North West, we've just one more exclusive event to...

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SUMMER EVENTS 2014 – PART 4

The  prestigious Boodles Tennis event at Mere in Cheshire is the highlight of our current crop of summer events. Take a look at www.themereresort.co.uk  and come...

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SUMMER EVENTS 2014 – PART 3

The highly acclaimed Liverpool International Tennis Tournament and Boodles Tennis event in Mere are next on the list of our summer...

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SUMMER EVENTS 2014 – PART 2

Eyeing our summer events – "Next week rocks, Chester Rocks!" Mark Blankstone founder and owner of Blankstone Opticians We had...

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SUMMER EVENTS 2014 – DATES FOR THE DIARY

Receive your 10% off discount voucher from Blankstone Opticians at our events this summer As some of you know, May...

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SUMMER EVENTS 2014

Eyeing our summer events – a sense of perspective by Mark Blankstone founder and owner of Blankstone Opticians. It's an...

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