An Eye-deal Opening Day in Greenfield

January 19, 2019

What a spectacle – By James Brooks Our new practice in Greenfield, Saddleworth is now open Saturday 12th January saw the grand opening of our second practice over in Saddleworth. The people of Greenfield gathered around the newly developed Greenfield Centre to help us celebrate the start of our Saddleworth adventure! Local brass band, Diggle B […]

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New Glasses Keep Bass Player Brian Out Of Treble

January 11, 2019

It’s all about the Bass for Brian Bb Bass player Brian Law plays for Longridge Band in Lancashire. A dedicated musician, he was becoming increasingly frustrated by his inability to focus on the music on his stand and his conductor. Brian was using a good quality freeform bespoke varifocals but they just weren’t working for […]

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Celebrating a new year with a new practice

December 30, 2018

Allegro Optical is celebrating a new year with a new practice It has been a busy Christmas period for the team at Allegro Optical. We have been working hard to equip and stock our new practice in The Greenfield Centre in Greenfield, Saddleworth. Our second home is situated on Wellington Road, in close proximity to […]

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Christmas – It’s the most wonderful time of year

December 12, 2018

But don’t overlook your eye health It’s the most wonderful time of year, or so the song goes. There’ll be parties for hosting marshmallows for toasting, and carolling out in the snow. We celebrate the holiday season with parties, music and an abundance of food and drink. But this time of year comes with some […]

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What a performance

November 25, 2018

Seeing the music was becoming a bit of a performance Helen Williams discovered the cornet in 1975 and has gone on to become one of the world’s finest flugelhorn players. She plays for the current No:1 world ranked Cory Brass Band from Wales. One of Helen’s many achievements was becoming the first and only female […]

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Eyesight and the digital age

November 19, 2018

Amy’s eyes are now fit for the digital age and the great outdoors From team building days with outdoor activities to first aid training and hill skills, Splat Training do the lot. Surrounded by beautiful countryside who could ask for a better workplace? Splat Training provides team building activities including herding sheep, and sampling Yorkshire […]

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Specialist lenses are our speciality

November 3, 2018

Hobbies often require specific equipment, even glasses At Allegro Optical Opticians in Meltham, we like to think a little “Out of the box”. We know that a “one size fits all” approach often fails to produce an optical solution that performs well at all distances. It is very rare for one pair of spectacles to […]

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The frightening truth about Halloween contact lenses

October 22, 2018

Why Halloween contact lenses frighten us at Allegro Optical Opticians Cat’s eyes, Zombi eyes, Cyber eyes, no eyes there’s a Halloween contact lens out there for sale on the internet. The choice is endless and very cheap, with lenses cost from as little as £2.99. Or is it? What you should know before buying We […]

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Not just a DO – Allegro Optical in Meltham feature in National Campaign by the Association of British Dispensing Opticians (ABDO)

October 13, 2018

Allegro Optical in Meltham feature in a National ABDO Campaign Allegro Optical in Meltham is not your run of the mill opticians. With a specialism in musicians and performers eyecare, the small independent has been getting noticed. As part of their #NotJustaDO campaign, the Association of British Dispensing Opticians have been talking to our co-founder […]

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