FAQs

What area do you cover?

For over 25 years, our unique mobile unit has provided a visiting service to six East Yorkshire villages on a regular schedule. With effect from January 2018, the unit will be permanently located in North Newbald. For our opening hours, click here.

We provide home visits over an area between Hull and York, extending to Goole and Driffield. Please call us on 0800 977 5994 to confirm whether we can cover your area.

Do you see NHS patients?

Patients over 60 or under 16 automatically qualify for a free test under the NHS, as do those on means tested benefits, diabetics and certain other categories – for a full list, click here. You do not need to register with our practice or be referred by a doctor to get an NHS eye test – just call us, call in or book online.

 Can I buy my glasses from you?

 Of course! We carry about 500 frames, including designer brands such as Ted Baker, Anna Sui, Christian Lacroix, Silhouette  and Paul Costelloe, so you can be sure of finding the right style for you. And to be sure to offer the perfect fit and style for even the most complicated requirements, we are the area’s only stockist of Tom Davies Bespoke Eyewear.

What about sunglasses?

 We have a great range of sunglasses in stock year round including the technically amazing Maui Jim range and designer style from Ted Baker, Joules, Cocoa Mint, Ocean Blue and Janet Reger. To receive exclusive offers on sunglasses and advance notice of new ranges, join our Premier Club by using the button at the top right of this page.

Do you fit contact lenses?

 Yes – we are happy to discuss your requirements and for new wearers, can offer a free contact lens trial. If you are looking for down to earth advice about contact lenses from an experienced practitioner, book online or call us free on 0800 977 5994 to arrange your trial.

I’ve had my eyes tested by another optician – can I get my glasses from you?

We are happy to make up glasses to any current prescription. Simply call in to any of our sessions near you and we will be delighted to show our range of frames and discuss the best lens options for your needs.

What about sports eyewear?

We are able to supply a wide range of specialist sports eyewear, ranging from prescription Maui Jim sunglasses for the serious fisherman to prescription swimming goggles, diving masks, cycling glasses and shooting glasses. Everyone has different requirements – come and talk to the experts to ensure you get the right solution.