Protecting your eyes from UV

Throughout summer we will see many, many adverts telling us about the importance of using sun cream to protect our skin. But the same UV we’re protected our skin against is also potentially damaging our eyes. What is UV? UV or ultraviolet light is a type of invisible, electromagnetic radiation…

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Contact lenses…. are they right for me?

There are few things more important to us than our vision, that’s why it’s so important to have regular eye examinations and wear the correct powered spectacles. But our lifestyles and hobbies are so varied that glasses aren’t always the best option. Whether you’ve taken up a new sport or…

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Welcome to P W Optics!

Hello, and welcome to our new blog! Since this blog is all about introductions, I thought I’d start by introducing myself. My name is Alex Penniston and I am the owner and Dispensing Optician of P W Optics in Stourbridge. Originally from Stafford, I began my career in Optics in…

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