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27 Aug 2019

Surrey toddler battling rare eye cancer is guest of honour to open new optician

“Full of life” five-year-old from Guildford cuts the ribbon marking new Vision Express store open

20 May 2019

86% found to be overdue an eye test, as free health initiative hits CV Show in Birmingham

Visitors to the Commercial Vehicle Show at NEC urged to take advantage of free eye tests

01 Apr 2019

Golf pro urges Glaswegians to check eye health, as free initiative targets the city

Becky Brewerton joins Vision Express’ Vision Van during The Scottish Golf Show 2019 (22nd to 24th March 2019)

29 Nov 2018

UK’s #1 visually-impaired sprinter tells of his medal hopes for Tokyo 2020 after battling disease that has stolen 90% of sight

23-year-old Zac Shaw backs charity campaign, after Vision Express eye test aged nine led to shock Stargardt diagnosis

29 Nov 2018

Optician and the Macular Society outline vision for future - targeting female health gatekeepers to beat eye disease epidemic

Charity joins with Vision Express as it outlines long term strategy to beat macular disease

29 Nov 2018

Revealed: sight-stealing disease more prevalent than dementia faces funding crisis

The Macular Society and optician launch festive campaign with inspirational Para-athlete - £1 from every eye test will go towards tackling UK’s biggest cause of blindness

28 Nov 2018

Global bike brand sets sights on tackling road deaths, as free health initiative visits Raleigh in Road Safety Week 2018

Vision Express’ ‘Eye Tests Save Lives’ campaign focuses on Nottingham, as Brake reveals road safety risks faced by cyclists and motorcyclists

23 Nov 2018

Bus drivers benefit from free eye test initiative targeting transport industry for Road Safety Week 2018

Eye tests offered to Nottingham-based coach operator Sharpes as Vision Van continues its ‘Eye Tests Save Lives’ campaign

22 Nov 2018

‘I could have killed someone’ says learner driver taking lessons for YEARS with sight too poor to get behind the wheel

Retail worker among nearly 3 MILLION UK licence holders feared to be driving illegally due to sub-standard sight, reveals Vision Express research

30 Oct 2018

Vision Express drives awareness of the dangers of poor motorist eye health with campaign win

‘Eye Tests Save Lives’ campaign takes gold at CIPR PRide Awards