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5 Key benefits of intelligent hearing aids

Post on Tue 26th Jul 2022

Technological advances continue at a pace, improving and transforming lives in so many ways, and that is certainly the case when it comes to intelligent hearing aids.
These small pieces of kit have a huge impact on people’s health and well-being so it’s not surprising that innovation to widen their benefits is driving change.


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Why you could be fined for driving with and without sunglasses

Post on Tue 19th Jul 2022

The summer heatwave has seen contrasting headlines warning that drivers could be fined for not wearing sunglasses and also fined for wearing the wrong kind of sunglasses at the wheel.

If you’re in the dark over this issue, here’s some timely advice as temperatures rise and the sun beats down.


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How to protect your eyes from sun damage

Post on Thu 23rd Jun 2022

Sunnier weather, it’s a timely reminder that it’s not only your skin that can suffer from sunburn, but your eyes are sensitive to UV light as well. Learn how to protect your eyes from sun damage with our 6 tips.


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Seeing their way to long service

Post on Thu 19th May 2022

Congratulations to three loyal employees who are each celebrating 25 years with family owned business Scrivens Opticians & Hearing Care.

Branch manager Ann Burgess Owen, optometrist Nadine Williamson and IT support and systems tester Raj Morar have all clocked up the impressive milestone and received gifts of their choice to mark the occasion.


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The Best Ways to Relieve Hay Fever Eyes

Post on Wed 19th May 2021

Hay fever season is upon us and for millions of people it brings on symptoms such as itchy, red or watery eyes, sneezing and coughing, a runny or blocked nose and headaches.


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Spring/summer eyewear trends 2022

Post on Thu 7th Apr 2022

As an optical provider for over 80 years, at Scrivens we know that while our glasses are vital to help us see clearly, they also contribute to how the world sees us. Our glasses frame our face and let us express our personality through our choice of colours, patterns and shapes.


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