Member Update: NEHW 2021 activity

Fee increase discussions in Scottish Parliament The work of optometrists took centre stage last week as the UK marked National Eye Health Week and Optometry Scotland was proud to see its work discussed in the Scottish Parliament. A Members Debate took place based on a cross party motion tabled by Stuart McMillan, MSP for Greenock

Webinar – Community Optometry: Returning to the ‘new normal’

OS will be hosting a FREE WEBINAR on Tuesday 24th August 2021 6pm – 7.30pm – Community Optometry: returning to the ‘new normal’ As we return to the ‘new normal’ way of working we understand that there are many questions to be answered: “should we be doing…?”, “what if…?”, “who do I speak to when…?”

Angela Carson (nee Beirne) Obituary

Angela Carson (nee Beirne) Obituary [1953-2021] Angela Carson (nee Beirne) was born in South Glasgow in 1953, one of four siblings. The family moved to Kirkintilloch in North Glasgow soon after where Angela attended school. Glasgow meant a lot to Angela, and she chose to live and work in the city for most of her

Obituary for Jim Beith

Obituary for our dear friend and colleague Jim Beith 25th May 1960 – 24th February 2021 Our dear friend Jim Beith attended John Neilson School Paisley from age 5 to 18 as Head Boy in his final year before attending Glasgow College of Technology 1978-1982 where he studied Ophthalmic Optics and forged many of the