About Us

New Bank Optical is an independent practice located in central Blackburn. Since opening in 2003, the practice has become an integral part of the local community. 


We pride ourselves on providing first-class optical services and cater for the individual needs of each customer.

Our aim is to provide you with the highest level of eye care as well as correcting your visual needs to the best of our abilities.

Looking good and seeing clearly has never been easier.

The practice provides adults and children with Private and NHS eye care services. Multilingual staff ensures the best service for all customers. Our experienced optometrist of 30 years will complete a thorough examination using cutting-edge diagnostic equipment to enable the early detection of eye diseases and an accurate prescription.

We offer a vast range of stylish prescription glasses, sunglasses and contact lenses; therefore, you are guaranteed to find a look that suits you - whatever your taste or budget. Our friendly and professional dispensing team will use their optical knowledge to help you make a correct and informed decision in finding the perfect glasses for you. You can be assured of all year-round suitable prices.

Having a state of the art on-site optical laboratory and a highly skilled technician ensures minimum waiting time for your new glasses.

We are an easily accessible, local practice with free on-street parking for your convenience. All testing and dispensing is carried out on the ground floor with wheelchair access available in all areas of the practice.
Whatever your visual requirements, you will find that our friendly team is dedicated to maintaining your eyesight in the best possible condition while providing a relaxed environment wherein you feel comfortable and your needs are adhered to.