Halstead optician in Essex. Please note that we are continuing to operate by appointment only. Please book an appointment before visiting. We are flexible. If you have an emergency or would like to browse and we’re not too busy, just ask.
Even though restrictions have eased, we are maintaining our safety procedures. It’s just a nicer way of working and protects everyone from all illness, not just Covid (who wants even a cold?). We want our patients to have peace, comfort and increased personal safety. Not to mention the one-to-one attention without interruption! You no longer have to wear a mask if you prefer not to, although we are still wearing ours.
We were a finalist at the EADT Business Awards for Customer Care in 2016 and were very proud to win the EADT Business Award for our Community Involvement in 2017.
Wardale Williams Halstead opticians is a locally owned, independent opticians. Being independent means that we are not tied to an specific brands. We attend optical trade shows and choose the brands that we love the most, and that we hope you will also love. Our eye tests are relaxed, with lots of time to ask questions. If you’re looking for a friendly, independent opticians, we would be very happy to help you.
What to expect during your eye test.
You can also book an appointment here.
High-tech eye testing equipment, it's like an MRI for the eyes.
Latest hearing aid technology, ear syringing & tinnitus care.
Sunglasses, contact lenses,
We can test at any age and sell a wide range of children's glasses.
All major brands for all ages.
See what we sell.
Charles Stone New York
Maui Jim sun and optical
Polo Ralph Lauren
William Morris London
Kayleigh has been part of the team since 2018. She started in optics as a Laboratory Technician in 2006 where she gained her lens manufacturing & frame glazing skills, since then she has worked as a Laboratory Manager and Practice Manager. Kayleigh loves to be involved in every aspect of the customer journey and is passionate about delivering excellent service with a patient and friendly style!
Luxshiny joined the Practice in 2020. Prior to this she has worked in optics for the past 5 years. Luxshiny has a real passion for constantly developing and nurturing her skills, ensuring that she never fails to provide the very best care for her patients.
Pat has been part of the team since 1988, providing a friendly and efficient service to every single customer without fail.
Carol has been with us since 1984, always serving customers with a smile to match her professionalism.
Jasmine joined our team in 2021. She has seven years of Optical and Laboratory experience. In her work, she enjoys finding patients the perfect spectacles and making them feel happy!
There is often free parking along the High Street in front of the practice. Alternatively, there is a car park at Chapel Street, CO9 2LS which is a 2 minutes’ walk away (behind Sainsbury’s).