Welcome to Shropshire LOC website

Shropshire LOC

Welcome to the website of the Shropshire Local Optical Committee (LOC).

The purpose of this website is to provide eye care professionals, other medical professionals and the general public with information concerning all aspects of eye care provision within Shropshire.

The members area holds information pertaining to eye care practitioners. If you are a local practitioner and wish to access this information, please register using the link at the top of the page.

If you need further information about the LOC, please contact in the first instance either:

Paul Cottrell (Chairman) email or

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Thank you

Our next meeting:

11th November 2021 via Teams



Shropshire LOC Latest News

Autumn Education Conference

We look forward to welcoming you to the  Shropshire LOC Autumn Education Conference. Please book your tickets using the link below; Autumn Education Conference 2021 Tickets, Sun 14 Nov 2021 at 09:30 | Eventbrite

30 September 2021

Shropshire Children’s Pathway

For practices previously registered for the Children’s pathway, this service will be re-commencing. If you wish to continue your involvement with this pathway please contact Bridget Morgan at CHEC who will be happy to provide further information.

13 May 2021

PPE supply

The Government is extending the provision of free PPE to health and social care providers until the end of March 2022. Following the previous announcement of free PPE provision to health, social care and public sector workers until the end of June 2021, the scheme will now be extended to the end of March 2022 …

7 May 2021

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LOCSU Latest News

Case Study: Implementation of a Postoperative-Cataract Service in Conjunction With Wakefield LOC

LOCSU has produced a case study looking at one of the first trusts to implement a Postoperative cataract service.

14 October 2021

Fresh New Look Planned for NOC in 2022

Work is underway for a new look NOC in the Spring of 2022.

11 October 2021

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Our next meeting:

11th November 2021 via Teams




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