Clear vision is key for talented organist

July 15, 2019

An Organist’s Journey to clear vision Keyboard player Andrew Smith has had an interesting musical career, to say the least. No stranger to the stage, Andrews early gigs were playing keyboards as part of a jazz-funk band during the 80s. During his mid-20s and 30s, Andrew had a career in education teaching music. He then […]

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Colour Is the Melody of Image in Saddleworth

July 8, 2019

Colour and Image in Saddleworth Coco Chanel famously said ‘the best colour in the world is the one that looks good on you.’ Well, that’s easier said than done. Or is it? We know many people, ladies, in particular, find themselves asking “What colour suits me?” We decided to lend a hand to ladies to […]

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Burbage Band Baritone Is Blown Away

July 1, 2019

Burbage Bands musicians are blowing in harmony thanks to Allegro Some people say things come in threes and that is certainly true for Burbage Band’s first baritone Jeanne Henson. Jean visited Allegro Optical, the musicians’ optician on the recommendation of her friends and fellow band members, Tuba players Adrian Davis and David Harrison who had […]

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No more migraines and a colourful future

June 3, 2019

Thanks to colour Migraines are now a thing of the past Music Teacher Julie Walker has had problems with glare for many years, which is often accompanied by severe headaches. Julie struggles daily as her severe photophobia often leads to migraines.  She had even taken to wearing prescription sunglasses for most of the day, even […]

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Image is everything

May 30, 2019

Image is everything or is it? We know that most people want to look their best. Some people seem to be able to always look like they’ve just stepped out of the salon or off the catwalk. They project effortless style. Colour can have a huge impact on how we look and feel. It also […]

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Musicians’ new glasses are a real sax…cess

May 27, 2019

Musicians’ new glasses are a real sax…cess thanks to the “Musicians’ Optician” As opticians who specialise in the field of musicians eye care, we see our fair share of orchestral players. Due to our location, with practices each side of Saddleworth Moor we also see plenty of brass players. So you could say it was […]

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Your FREE EYE EXAMINATION with Allegro Optical

May 22, 2019

Free eye test We are delighted to announce our brilliant new offer. Whats’s That we hear you say? As from today, we are providing all our eye tests FREE of charge* when you buy complete prescription spectacles or sunglasses.     Don’t worry if you’ve had your sight test somewhere else, we’ll still give you […]

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