About Jon

have been a dispensing optician these last 14 years. Been in practice and on the road working for Carl Zeiss. Used to play a lot of golf (not any more) and now play far more online poker than I should!

Prescription Eyewear Limited acquires Nordic contact len retailer LensOn

  Prescription Eyewear Ltd, the parent company of, and, announced today that it has added LensOn, the leading Nordic online contact lens seller, to its growing portfolio of market-leading brands. LensOn is the leading independent online contact

2015-05-14T09:10:32+00:00 December 12th, 2012|

Get Smart – It’s National Eye Health Week!!

In order to celebrate National Eye Health Week, Glasses Direct bring to you some helpful tips to keep your peepers in check. 1. Have your eyes checked every 12-18 months Uncorrected vision problems can progress, and wearing corrective glasses that

2015-04-27T13:15:10+00:00 September 18th, 2012|

Scout Eyewear: Eye-Candy For The Individual

With clients  such as The Arctic Monkeys, This Is England's Vicky McClure, Ellie Golding and Eliza Doolittle, Sara Darling's CV reads like our dream dinner party guest list. Working with some of the most eclectic and creative set of individuals that

2015-04-23T15:44:33+00:00 July 10th, 2012|

Get The Look: Jennifer Aniston

We love Jennifer Aniston. Not only is she a great actor, gorgeous and the owner of an A-MAZING wardrobe, she's also a fan of glasses. So she gets the TEAM GD thumbs up as far as we're concerned.

2014-11-04T15:57:48+00:00 July 2nd, 2012|

GD Book Worm Review : The Thread

Anne from Random Things Through my Letterbox suggests ‘The Thread’ by Victoria Hislop. A fascinating book looking at a remarkable family’s indestructible bond over several generations. A young Anglo-Greek is told about the horrendous struggles faced by his grandparents including

2014-11-04T15:58:14+00:00 June 13th, 2012|

60 Pairs For 60 Years – Let’s Celebrate!

To further celebrate the Queen's Jubilee, we've hoisted up the Union Jack at Glasses Direct HQ and are giving away glasses for each year HRH has reigned - 60 pairs for 60 years! Order your glasses between now and Wednesday

2015-04-27T14:30:33+00:00 May 29th, 2012|