Gray & Bull - The Oldest Independent Opticians In Nottingham

Gray & Bull is the oldest independent dispensing and ophthalmic opticians in Nottingham. It was established in 1806. Until 1939 it went by the name of Gray & Selby. Based on Pelham Street - just off Clumber Street where it meets with High Street and at the start of the fashionable Hockley / Lace Market area within the Creative Quarter of Nottingham City Centre. The practice is located just a few feet before and on the opposite side of the famous Loxley on Pelham Street, which is a few minutes walk from intu Victoria Centre, intu Broadmarsh, Kings Walk, Friar Lane and around the corner from Bridlesmith Gate, Wheeler Gate, the Flying Horse and the Exchange Arcade. On street parking is available on George Street and Heathcote Street - just off Carlton Street in Hockley. Closest car parks are the Lace Market and Trinity Square NCP car parks.

Focus is always on providing a truly comprehensive and personal eyecare and eyewear service that offers patients and clients the reassurance that their vision and spectacles are being looked after by qualified Dispensing Opticians, Optometrists (Ophthalmic Opticians) and Optometry support staff (Optical Assistants).

For over two centuries, Gray & Bull has served people from all around the world providing expert service and incredible eyewear from all over the world.

Gray & Bull offers both Private and NHS eye examinations (eye / sight tests) and also provides a comprehensive contact lens fitting service including after-care (checks) and supply.

Gray & Bull is genuinely passionate about providing the best possible product for the needs of the client. The largest range of quality niche eyewear such as Anne et Valentin, Barton Perreira, CAZALGarrett Leight California Optical (GLCO)Jacques Marie MageMoscot, Mykita, Savile Row and Theo, designer frames such as Oliver Peoples, Persol and Tom Ford and sunglasses such as Ray-Ban, Oakley and Maui Jim are stocked. Gray & Bull remains committed to dispensing some of the best ophthalmic lenses by manufacturers like Essilor (Varilux), HoyaNikon Lenswear, Transitions Lenses and Zeiss lens into some of the finest hand-made frames and glasses (spectacles / eyeglasses) from around the world.