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What are the latest offers at Observatory the Opticians & Wardale Williams the Opticians?

Man driving at dusk, promoting EnRoute driving lenses to reduce glare

Spring 2024 – offer ends 31st March!

Do you find driving at night difficult? We can help you.

Until 31st March 2024, we are offering you £40 off Hoya’s EnRoute Driving Lenses.

These lenses have been specially designed to reduce glare and bright lights when driving.

Read more about these new and very useful lenses here.

Terms & Conditions:

Offer valid until 31st March 2024.

Cannot be used with any other offer. 

£40 off when you purchase a complete pair of glasses – frame and lenses.


Woman wearing bright pink glasses, happy and looking upwards to the buy one get one 50% offer

Spring 2024

Our latest offer is probably the most generous one we’ve ever had! If you buy a pair of complete glasses (frame and lenses), you can have another pair including lenses for 50% off!

Terms & Conditions:

·         Valid with first pair purchase of complete prescription glasses or prescription sunglasses (frame and lenses).

·         Second pair must be for the same customer and made to the same prescription as the first pair.

·         Second pair discount applies to lowest priced option on the full retail price, including extras.

·         Where varifocals are chosen for the first pair, the second pair can be any type of lens.

·         Offer is available to both adults and children.

·         This offer is valid with an NHS voucher. The NHS voucher is equivalent to cash when used as part of the offer.

·         If an NHS voucher is being used on a pair glasses, the second pair price would be 50% off the label price (not the NHS price).

·         Not to be used in conjunction with any other offer, discount or promotion (including the All-in-One offer) unless stated otherwise by the Terms & Conditions of specific offers and promotions.

·         Offer excludes Ray-Ban and Maui Jim as they have their own special branded lenses. Excludes MOSCOT one day events.

·         Offer valid until further notice and may be withdrawn at any time.

This offer is not available in Leigh on Sea or South Woodham Ferrers

March-June 2024

Leigh on Sea & South Woodham Ferrers only

Bring in any pair of old spectacles and we will give you £40 off a new complete pair (frame and lenses).

Your old glasses will be donated to the Lions Club’s Recycle for Sight programme. The glasses that are reusable are sent to Medico France. There, they are cleaned and graded for use in eye camps in Africa, India and Eastern Europe. Support is also provided for volunteers travelling on Unite for Sight projects. 

Terms & Conditions:

  • £40 off applies to the purchase of a complete pair of glasses which includes the frame and lenses.
  • Offer expires 30th June 2024.
  • Cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer.
  • Only available in Leigh on Sea & South Woodham Ferrers
NHS optician in Suffolk and Essex

NHS Free Eye Tests

We accept NHS patients. Eye tests are free on the NHS for those over 60 years old. Please see our page on eye tests to see if you are eligible for a free eye test and/or glasses.

Free hearing test Suffolk Essex London

Free Hearing Tests

We currently offer free hearing tests in London N10, Beccles, Haverhill, Halstead and Sudbury. 

To book at free hearing test, click here.


We also offer free hearing tests in Leigh-on-Sea and South Woodham Ferrers. 

To book a free hearing test at these practices, click here.

Blue Light Card

If you have a Blue Light Card, you can get 10% off a complete pair of spectacles (frame and lenses). You can also get 5% off hearing aids.  We look forward to welcoming our NHS, Emergency Services and Armed Forces.