INVU Sunglasses – Swiss engineered for comfort

INVU Sunglasses – Swiss engineered for comfort

We have just taken in some new 2021 models from INVU. This brand belongs to Swiss Eyewear Group; they specialise in designing and producing high quality, affordably priced polarised sunglasses. The company was founded as recently as 2013 (by a...
Just arrived! New Oakley Sutro cycling glasses

Just arrived! New Oakley Sutro cycling glasses

The new Oakley Sutro model is generating rave revues amongst cycling enthusiasts and many of the elite professional riders have rapidly adopted it. Their distinctive look is certainly a bold statement but importantly the large lens gives maximum eye coverage/protection....
Just in! Brand new 2021 UVEX sports models

Just in! Brand new 2021 UVEX sports models

Best known for their unrivalled range of PPE including safety eyewear, UVEX have also long been the favoured sports eyewear brand for many of the world's elite sportsmen & women. Indeed UVEX sponsor over 1000 of them! Established over 90...
You don’t have to be anywhere near snow to get snow blindness

You don’t have to be anywhere near snow to get snow blindness

During mountaineering expeditions at high altitude incidents of snow blindness can be quite common. In medical terms the condition is known as photokeratitis. It’s a temporary but painful condition that occurs when exposure to ultraviolet rays creates inflammation on the...
Clever new 2in1 Sport from Eagle Eyes

Clever new 2in1 Sport from Eagle Eyes

The 2in1 Sport model is a clever new magnetic concept from Eagle Eyes: a two lens system allowing for daytime protection in any weather & night-time vision enhancement. The two lenses are a base Night-Lite® yellow lens for low, dull...
It’s official – keep a pair of sunglasses in the car

It’s official – keep a pair of sunglasses in the car

As the UK continues to experience sub-zero winter temperatures with regular warnings of ice and snow, motorists are being encouraged to pack essential items in their car. The UK Met Office, consulting the RAC, has suggested keeping these items in...
Yellow lens glasses – can they help when driving at night?

Yellow lens glasses – can they help when driving at night?

We sell yellow polarised glasses that are useful for fishing, cycling and night driving. Not everyone agrees that yellow lenses are helpful for driving at night and to our knowledge there has not been any ‘definitive’ research undertaken. This YouTube...
Christmas and New Year Delivery Information

Christmas and New Year Delivery Information

We will do our very best to ensure you receive your order before Christmas. We use Royal Mail to despatch our orders and they give the following guidelines: Royal Mail Tracked 48 – please place your order before 2.00pm on...
What are sunglass frames made of?

What are sunglass frames made of?

We have in the past provided a lot information about sunglass lenses but not so much about frames – what they are made of. Broadly, sunglass frames are either made from plastic or metal. Generally, sports frames use one of...
Will we see a resurgence in the popularity of aviator sunglasses?

Will we see a resurgence in the popularity of aviator sunglasses?

US President Joe Biden is a long-term devotee of Ray-Ban Aviators. When the sun is shining he is rarely seen without them. Coupled with his smart, dark single-breasted suits you could say it’s his signature look. And there’s no doubt...
What to look for in mountain biking sunglasses

What to look for in mountain biking sunglasses

It is important to have the right mountain biking sunglasses out on the trail. We have a range from top brands including Oakley, Cebe, Bollé and Tifosi. Contrast enhancing lenses will help you spot the differences in the trail. Large...
3000 car accidents a year attributed to low sun

3000 car accidents a year attributed to low sun

We have mentioned before the hazard to drivers of low sun and new statistics released by the AA reinforce just how dangerous this is with a reported 36 deaths annually (in the UK) attributed to glare temporarily blinding drivers when...
How to prevent your eyewear misting up when wearing a mask

How to prevent your eyewear misting up when wearing a mask

As most people have now discovered, wearing masks and eyewear don’t mix well. With the mandatory requirement to wear masks in most indoor public areas (and many outdoor spaces) the eyewear wearing public have learned the hard way that masks...
Huge choice of sunglasses under £15!

Huge choice of sunglasses under £15!

In our special offers section you can pick up a real bargain – we have over 350 sunglasses on offer with over 200 priced at under £15. All styles are available including many polarised sunglasses. Many are under half their...
And another new Evolution!

And another new Evolution!

We've just taken delivery of another brand new polarised sunglass model made for our sister company Evolution Eyewear Ltd. Evolution Peniche has a matte black frame (with yellow detail) and two polarised lens options: grey & blue revo. Peniche is...
Just in! Brand new Evolution sunglasses

Just in! Brand new Evolution sunglasses

We’ve just taken delivery of two brand new Evolution models manufactured for our sister company Evolution Eyewear Ltd. Evolution Portofino polarised sunglasses Evolution Portofino is a stylish crossover sport-leisure style polarised sunglass available with grey lenses or smoke lenses with...
Why Phil Mickelson has started wearing sunglasses

Why Phil Mickelson has started wearing sunglasses

It’s only in recent years that more and more of the world’s top PGA tournament players have started to wear sunglasses out on the course and it’s surprising that many more professionals still don’t wear them. When playing golf your...
Misleading media story

Misleading media story

UK regional media have been running the same ludicrous scare story for some time now claiming you could get fined for wearing sunglasses whilst driving and fined for not wearing them! Guaranteed to confuse people! We have no idea which...
Top tips for keeping your sunglasses & eyewear clean

Top tips for keeping your sunglasses & eyewear clean

As mentioned in a previous news post, in the midst of this worldwide pandemic it’s important to keep your eyewear clean. Here are some top tips for doing that: Don’t use a handkerchief or corner of a shirt/blouse. These can...
Two brand-new sports prescription models from Evolution

Two brand-new sports prescription models from Evolution

We have just introduced two brand-new sports prescription models made by our sister company Evolution Eyewear Ltd. They both utilise prescription optical inserts but are very different in styling. Both come with impact resistant polycarbonate lenses complying with EN166F. Evolution...
Just in from Floats – new 2020 models

Just in from Floats – new 2020 models

We've just taken delivery of 12 new 2020 Floats models - most with 2 colour options. Established over 30 years ago and based in South Beach near Miami, Floats specialise in superior quality yet highly affordable polarised sunglasses with Class...
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