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27 April 2021

I am looking for a locum to come and work in my lovely practice in Nantwich, Cheshire. Day a week initially but possibly more in the future for the right person. We do 3/4 hour testing and are fully equipped with OCT, autophoropter, Henson 8000 & FDT.
We work with some lovely eyewear collections including, Tom Davies, Lindberg and Silhouette. We want our patients to find spectacles that not only help their vision but also express their personality.
I am looking for someone who is a people person. Our aim is for our patients visit to the practice to be the highlight of their day!
To find out more, please get in touch at

Cheshire LOC Latest News

May Newsletter

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17 May 2021


Unique locum opportunity A locum vacancy has become available in a traditional, independent, clinical optometric practice in Knutsford. The vacancy is quite unique as it is very flexible, one or two mornings a week 9.30am till 1pm. The practice patient profile has an average age of 70+, but loyal patients who have been coming for …

27 April 2021


AGM – TONIGHT – TUESDAY 23RD MARCH 2021     The next meeting of the Cheshire LOC will be the Annual General Meeting to be held on Tuesday 23rd March 2021 at 7.00pm by remote media. A link will be published nearer to the date.  

21 January 2021

East Cheshire Atrial Fibrillation Pilot

The East Cheshire Atrial Fibrillation pilot has started this week to coincide with AF awareness week. The East Cheshire local health network and NHS England approached Cheshire LOC with an idea of a pilot scheme to test patients who are over 60 years old for atrial fibrillation. AF is a major risk factor for ischaemic …

21 November 2020

Opera IT Platform Coming Soon – Be Ready!

Opera IT Platform Coming Soon – Be Ready! 9 October 2020 In August we announced that a new long-term IT partner, FDS Consultants, has been selected to provide a single IT platform for Primary Eyecare and our partner LOCs and optical practices. We anticipate starting the transition from OptoManager to the Opera platform from November 2020 and …

12 October 2020

CUES Cheshire Launch Event – 7.30 pm Monday 19th October 2020

Please find below the link to the CUES launch event for Cheshire. This will be a virtual launch event held via Zoom. Date:     Monday 19th October Time:     7.30pm Please click the link below to join the webinar: Passcode: 612088  

1 October 2020


Cheshire LOC will hold their next meeting remotely on 13th October 2020 at 7.00pm

29 September 2020

Cheshire LOC Remote AGM Tuesday, 28th July 2020 7.00pm

Save the date! Cheshire LOC will hold the AGM remotely on Tuesday 28th July 2020 by virtual media. The meeting link will be circulated nearer the date. Any questions to raise, please email    

2 July 2020

Join the Front Line as a Clinical Contact Case Worker

For information: NHS Professional Website for Clinical Contact Case Worker

29 May 2020

GOS Grant – March ‘top up’

This is information we have received regarding the March GOS Grant ‘top up’ payment from NHSE. This is effective from March 2020, with average monthly payments commencing in May 2020 until further notice (payments are made retrospectively). May payments will also contain an adjustment to top up any GOS claims submitted for March 2020 to …

1 May 2020

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LOCSU Looks for Optical Leads

Opportunities have arisen for highly skilled people to join the team of Optical Leads supporting Local Optical Committees (LOCs) across a range of projects and activities.

28 May 2021

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