Newbury - Vision Express

Opening Times

This week Open Close
Monday 09:00 17:30
Tuesday 09:00 17:30
Wednesday 09:00 17:30
Thursday 09:00 17:30
Friday 09:00 17:30
Saturday 09:00 17:30
Sunday 10:00 16:00

Please note, Bank Holiday opening hours may vary – please contact the store directly

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By Car:

From M4 - Exit at junction 13 and join the A34 south until you filter off onto the A339 signposted for Newbury. Follow the dual carriageway past the Vodafone HQ until you reach the large Robin Hood roundabout. Take the 4th exit onto the London Road (signposted Town Centre).  Go straight across the first mini-roundabout and at the second mini-roundabout (by the clock tower) the road to your left is Northbrook Street.  This is pedestrianised so instead turn right at this roundabout and then at the next mini-roundabout bear left and then take the first left into Strawberry Hill.  Follow this road turning first left into Pembroke Road that is signposted for the multistory car park.  Follow the pedestrianised lane onto Northbrook Street and turn right and our store is two doors away.

From the South/A339 - Follow the A339 until you reach the large Robin Hood roundabout.  Take the 1st Exit onto London Road and then follow the directions above.

From the West/A4 - Follow the A4 until you reach the large Robin Hood roundabout.  Take the 4th exit onto London Road (signposted town centre) and then follow the directions above.

From the East/A4 - Follow the A4 until you reach the large Robin Hood roundabout.  Go straight across (2nd exit) onto London Road (signposted town centre) and then follow the directions above.


As well as the Northcroft multistory, there are surface car parks accessed from Strawberry Hill and also a long stay car park at the Northcroft Leisure Centre (turn right at the end of Strawberry Hill onto Northcroft Lane)

By Rail:

Newbury Railway Station. Leave the station by the main exit and turn right.  This will take you to Cheap Street, turn left. At the junction keep the cinema on your left and continue straight ahead, you will come into the Market Place.  When you reach the Town Hall follow the road to the left and then after 50 yards turn right to go over the canal bridge.  You are now on Northbrook Street. Our store is approximately 200 yards on the left.

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Store Facilities

Facilities - Newbury Vision Express

  • We have over 100 ways to test your eyes We have over 100 ways to test your eyes
  • Digital Retinal Photography available Digital Retinal Photography available
  • Glasses repairs Glasses repairs
  • Disabled access to store Disabled access to store
  • Hearing aid loop in store Hearing aid loop in store
  • Baby changing facilities nearby Baby changing facilities nearby
  • Parking nearby Parking nearby
  • Public toilets nearby Public toilets nearby
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Some patients qualify for a free NHS eye examination and optical vouchers. Find out if you are eligible for a free vision test.

Yes Yes
Aged under 16 Yes Yes
Aged 16 - 18 in full time education Yes Yes
Aged 60 or over Yes
Diagnosed with diabetes or glaucoma Yes
Considered to be at risk of glaucoma (As advised by an ophthalmologist) Yes
Aged 40 or over and the parent, brother, sister, son or daughter of a person diagnosed with glaucoma Yes
Registered blind or partially sighted Yes
Eligible for an NHS Complex Lens Voucher Yes Yes
Claiming Benefit (Income-based Jobseeker's Allowance, Income Related Employment Support Allowance, Universal Credit, Income Support, Pension Credit Guarantee Credit or receiving Tax Credits and meeting qualifying conditions) Yes Yes
On a low income and named on a valid HC2 (full help) or HC3 (partial help) certificate Yes Yes
A prisoner being seen outside prison Yes Yes


If you or your representative would like to make a complaint, please contact Tracey Bayliss at Vision Express, Ruddington Fields Business Park, Mere Way, Ruddington, Nottingham, NG11 6NZ or telephone 08000 382 177, email to . Your complaint will be acknowledged within 2 working days and you will receive an estimate of how long the investigation of your complaint is likely to take.

Alternatively you can contact NHS England, PO Box 16738, Redditch, B97 9PT, telephone 0300 3112233, email to

If your complaint relates to your sight test and you are not happy with how your complaint has been handled either by us or by NHS England, you will be advised of your right to take your complaint to the Health Service Commissioner (Ombudsman). If your complaint relates to your spectacles or contact lenses you can contact the Optical Consumer Complaints Service, 6 Market Square, Bishop’s Stortford, Hertfordshire, CM23 3UZ.

Your Safety

Vision Express Newbury and all our practitioners and staff are committed to operating and maintaining effective systems for infection control to protect both patients and staff. We comply with all relevant Health and Safety Executive legislation and Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency requirements.

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