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15th June 2017
Trevor and Brian

10th Anniversary of the Optix Software Annual Conference

This year marked the 10th anniversary of the Optix Software Annual Conference and there could be nowhere more fitting to celebrate than the luxury five-star Celtic Manor resort in Newport, Wales. To mark the occasion there was a fantastic line-up of speakers opening with Sir Ranulph Fiennes OBE, often described as the World’s Greatest Living Explorer. He astounded everyone with tales of his life-threatening expeditions as the first man to reach both poles by surface travel, was the first to cross Antarctica unsupported and the oldest Briton to climb Everest. If that weren’t enough, he’s also run seven marathons on […]
15th February 2017

Independent Optician Group Wins Industry Award

It’s been a great month for Lunettes Opticians which has not only won the Young Practice of the Year in the Association of Optometrists Awards. They have also been shortlisted for the Enhanced Optical Service Award by Optician Magazine. Lunettes Opticians in Ruskington scooped the Young Practice of the Year award which celebrates practices established within the past five years that fill a need in the community and demonstrate drive and flair in establishing, growing and retaining a strong customer base. Tushar Majitha, Optometrist and managing director of Lunettes Opticians, which has practices in Sleaford, Ruskington and Grantham in Lincolnshire, […]
30th March 2016

William Hague was the big draw at the Optix conference

The Optix Software annual business conference is always a great event with world-class speakers and personalities taking to the stage to entertain and enlighten hundreds of Optix customers. This year was no exception with former Conservative leader William Hague pleasantly surprising everyone with how charismatic and funny he actually is, especially for a politician! William Hague opened his talk on Budget day by recounting a humorous story when he, along with the then Chancellor Norman Lamont, smuggled a bottle of Highland Park whiskey out of 11 Downing Street in the Budget Box that was held up in front of national […]