The VisionDirect Team Blog

Summer Sunset Competition: Winner Announced

Summer Sunset Competition: Winner Announced

Tuesday, 21 October 2014 by Gareth

We are pleased to announce the winner of our Summer Sunset Photo Competition...read our blog to see if you're the winner of a £1000 Canon Camera. Read More

Halloween contact lenses

Halloween contact lenses

Tuesday, 14 October 2014 by Kristina

Halloween is the perfect time to experiment with coloured contact lenses to give your Halloween outfit even more impact. Read More

Europe wins the 2014 Ryder Cup. Better luck next time USA!

Europe wins the 2014 Ryder Cup. Better luck next time USA!

Monday, 29 September 2014 by Gareth

Congratulations to Team Europe on winning the Ryder Cup at the weekend. We’re kindly offering our condolences and a free month’s worth of contact lenses to Team USA to help them improve their game and make the next Ryder Cup in 2016 a little more competitive… Read More

Contact lens sales increase whilst glasses sales fall

Contact lens sales increase whilst glasses sales fall

Wednesday, 10 September 2014 by Kristina

Contact lens sales have increased by 5.4% in the UK over the last year reveals a report by Market Research Company GfK. Read More

iPads that correct poor vision could soon be a reality

iPads that correct poor vision could soon be a reality

Wednesday, 3 September 2014 by Gareth

iPads that correct your vision without the need for contact lenses or glasses sound futuristic, but a new development made in California could mean they will shortly be a reality. Read More

Win a £1000 camera in our Summer Sunset Competition!

Win a £1000 camera in our Summer Sunset Competition!

Tuesday, 5 August 2014 by Gareth

Enter our Summer Sunset Photography competition for your chance to win a top of the range EOS 7OD SLR Cannon camera worth a massive £1000. Read More

Trick of the Eye Competition: Winner Announced

Trick of the Eye Competition: Winner Announced

Monday, 21 July 2014 by Kristina

See the winning photograph from our Trick of the Eye competition, plus discover some of our other favourite optical illusions from the competition. Read More

Extended computer work connected to dry eye disease

Extended computer work connected to dry eye disease

Tuesday, 8 July 2014 by Kristina

Staring at a computer for more than 7 hours a day has been linked to an increased risk of dry eye disease. Read More

Is lifting weights really bad for your eyesight?

Is lifting weights really bad for your eyesight?

Thursday, 26 June 2014 by Gareth

Studies have revealed that lifting weights at the gym and playing wind instruments could put additional pressure on the eyes of those with undiagnosed glaucoma, speeding up the disease. Read More

Smart glasses help blind to ‘see’ again

Smart glasses help blind to ‘see’ again

Thursday, 19 June 2014 by Gareth

A team of scientists from Oxford University have created a pair of smart glasses that could benefit over 100,000 UK citizens registered as blind. Read More

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