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27.10.18 Apple Give-away

FREE Cooking apples up for grabs

A couple of very special helpers have spent hours collecting these delicious apples for anyone who’d like to make some yummy Hallowe’en treats. These can be collected from the practice and are completely FREE COOKING APPLES 🍏🍏 Simply bring a bag and take as many as you can use. Happy Halloween.

24.10.18 Puq Quiz

Charity Pub Quiz

A huge thanks to everyone who came along to the pub quizzes in the Happy Landing in Eglinton during October to raise money for our nominated charity, ‘Tiny Life’, who support families with premature or sick babies in neonatal intensive care in N Ireland. Our total amount raised over the four pub quiz nights was…

04.10.18 School Talk, Broadbridge

Eglinton Eyecare visits local Schools during National Eye Health Week

We visited lots of classes in our local primary schools to raise awareness of the importance of looking after our eyes during National Eye Health Week in September. The children learned all about the parts of the eye, foods that are good for our eyes, how we can protect our eyes in the sun, how…

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Thank you for the support

Thank you to DAERA and the Rural Development Programme for the support and recent grant received in kind.

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Seeing for the first time

Seeing for the first time – my story! I often wonder how people managed before glasses were invented. I know we’re talking many, many moons ago, way back in the 13th century – but even then it wouldn’t have been every Tom, Dick or Harry who could get glasses; it was probably only the distinguished…

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Primary Schools Easter Competition

Primary Schools Easter Competition Each year we distribute 1200 colour-in competition forms to 8 local primary schools in the Eglinton area for our annual Primary Schools Easter Competition to raise awareness of Eye Health and the importance of having regular sight tests. Each entrant receives a voucher towards a free eye test; retinal photography and…

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Tiny Life Charity Bag Pack

On Saturday, 25th February, the team at Eglinton Eyecare gathered at Tesco Limavady for our annual Tiny Life charity bag pack. We raffled off an Easter hamper and helped pack grocery bags for Tesco customers. It was a great success and we raised more than twelve hundred pounds in the process. Thank you to all…

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William Morris Beauty Event

William Morris Beauty Event We hosted our first ever make-up master class for our patients at our William Morris beauty event in February, which was in collaboration with William Morris designer eye-wear and make-up artist, Wendy Cowan. The evening started with a cheese & wine reception and an opportunity to try on the new seasonal…

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Santa called in for an Eye Exam

Santa called in for an Eye Exam Even Santa needs an eye exam each year! It is vital that Santa Claus is able to read his nice list and give all the good kids their presents this Christmas. Santa surprised us with a visit one morning to book in for his eye test. All the…

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The Mark Pollock Story

Mark Pollock At Eglinton Eyecare we have supported the Mark Pollock Trust with a Tombola in the practice as well as taking part in two of the organised ‘Run in the Dark’ events. For over a decade Mark Pollock was known as an inspiration, an adventure athlete competing in the world’s harshest environments despite being…