Gathercole & Ward Optometrists is an independent practice. We have been providing high quality eye-care for over 60 years.
As independent opticians we are committed to providing you with a friendly and personal service as well as the highest standards of eye care. Our qualified optometrists and dispensing opticians provide a professional service for patients of all ages, from the initial eye examination to the choice and fitting of the frames and lenses.
Our Opticians are fully qualified, experienced and attend regular courses to gain further knowledge and qualifications to remain on the General Optical Council Register.
We carry an extensive selection of frames to suit all pockets. We can supply lenses from most lens manufacturers including Essilor, Nikon, Rodenstock and Zeiss!
Gathercole & Ward offer a free trial service on most monthly and daily soft contact lenses. These are subject to certain prescription limits and up to a maximum two-month fitting period.