The Vision Direct Team Blog

Healthy Burns night
Tuesday, 24 January 2017 by David Blabey

Healthy Burns night

It’s time to bring out the haggis and pour out a dram of whiskey in celebration of Scotland’s most famous poet. It’s a night to drink with friends, share some laughs round the table and even to read out loud the work of the man himself with as much gusto as you can manage. Read More

Do carrots help you see in the dark?
Thursday, 19 January 2017 by Callan Smith-Sheerin

Do carrots help you see in the dark?

Do carrots help you see in the dark? Vision Direct reveals the truth! Read More

3 reasons to book yourself an eye test in 2017
Monday, 9 January 2017 by Callan Smith-Sheerin

3 reasons to book yourself an eye test in 2017

Whether you've included it in your new year's resolutions or not, if you hadn't had an eye test for two years or more, make sure you book one in for 2017. Read More

World Braille Day 2017: 5 Highlights from the history of braille
Wednesday, 4 January 2017 by Callan Smith-Sheerin

World Braille Day 2017: 5 Highlights from the history of braille

This world braille day, we take a look at the creation of braille and how it has contributed to the literacy of blind and partially-sighted people. Read More

Gizmo returns in Vision Direct's Christmas ad!
Wednesday, 30 November 2016 by Callan Smith-Sheerin

Gizmo returns in Vision Direct's Christmas ad!

Christmas is coming and no one is more excited than Gizmo! Well, almost no-one. Our new Christmas ad tells the story of what happens when a little festive competition arrives into Gizmo’s neighbourhood. Read More

Does your eyesight affect your driving? It’s time for an eye test.
Tuesday, 22 November 2016 by Callan Smith-Sheerin

Does your eyesight affect your driving? It’s time for an eye test.

Vision Direct encourages all drivers to book an eye test and do your bit to keep yourself and others safe on the road this Road Safety Week. Read More

5 Winter foods packed with vitamins to boost your eye health
Friday, 18 November 2016 by Callan Smith-Sheerin

5 Winter foods packed with vitamins to boost your eye health

This winter, Vision Direct are here to recommend food that is in season and packed with vitamins that help your eyes to stay healthy and function to their full capabilities. Read More

World Diabetes Day 2016: How to protect yourself against diabetic eye disease
Monday, 14 November 2016 by Callan Smith-Sheerin

World Diabetes Day 2016: How to protect yourself against diabetic eye disease

To mark World Diabetes Day 2016, Vision Direct offers advice on protecting yourself from diabetic eye disease. Read More

Heading out on fireworks night? Top tips for keeping your eyes safe.
Tuesday, 1 November 2016 by Callan Smith-Sheerin

Heading out on fireworks night? Top tips for keeping your eyes safe.

We offer our top tips for protecting your eyes this Fireworks Night. Read More

Style tips for glasses wearers
Monday, 31 October 2016 by David Blabey

Style tips for glasses wearers

We’ve pulled together a few hints and tips for glasses wearers to think about when applying their makeup Read More

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