Our secret to being thin and confident

Finding the ideal pair of glasses may be really difficult for those of us who need a high prescription. Even after spending more to have them thinned, most lenses sold by high street opticians remain unattractive and heavy making spectacles uncomfortable and unattractive. But what if we told you that there was a lens that […]

National Eye Health Week -September 18th to 24th

See and be seen in National Eye Health Week? During the period from September 18th to the 24th, Allegro Optical enthusiastically celebrates National Eye Health Week. As usual, compassion, devotion, and providing great customer service remain at the forefront of the event. Various organisations, companies, and eye health professionals are uniting with a shared objective […]

Helping leading brass player Steve Ridler to See The Music and more

When Steve Ridler contacted us, he had recently been to his local high street optical chain optician and was somewhat disappointed with the glasses he was prescribed. He had taken his music stand to the eye exam appointment with him, along with some sheet music. Steve had told his Optician where he needed his music […]

James Brooks talks to Cory Band’s Tommy Tynan

Allegro Optical’s James Brooks, talks to Cory Band Principal Eb Tuba player, Tommy Tynan. They cover topics from how Tommy started playing, to how his new glasses from Allegro Optical have helped not only with his playing, but in everyday life as well. JB: “First of all Tommy, can you tell us how you ended […]

It’s National stress awareness day

National Stress Awareness Day is today, 2nd November Many of us are still feeling unusual levels of worry two and a half years after the COVID-19 shutdown as we negotiate the unique economic problems created by the pandemic, war in Europe, Brexit, and other factors. Stress has an impact on our food preferences, emotions, and […]

#SeeTheMusic and More – Glaucoma, the silent thief of sight

Eye conditions and the performing arts professional Being the only performing arts eye care specialist in the UK as well as the only optician registered with BAPAM , we fully understand how issues with the eyes can negatively affect a performer’s career. Musicians, dancers, singers, presenters, camera operators, sound engineers, and video technicians have all […]

#SeeTheMusic and More – Dry eye, it’s a blinking nuisance

Dry eye disorders and the performing arts professional Being the UK’s only performing arts eye care specialists and the only optician registered with the British Association For Performing Arts Medicine (BAPAM), we understand first-hand how eye disorders can negatively impact a career.  Artists such as musicians, dancers, singers, presenters and technicians, including camera operators, sound […]