About Gray and Bull
Gray & Bull is the oldest independent 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 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 Broad Street (just off Carlton Street) in Hockley. Closest car parks are the Lace Market and Trinity Square car parks.
Focus is always on providing a truly comprehensive and personal eye-care and eye-wear service that offers patients and clients the reassurance that their eye sight and spectacles are being looked after by qualified Dispensing Opticians, Optometrists (Ophthalmic Opticians) and Optometry support staff (Optical Assistants).
For over a century, Gray & Bull has served people from all around the world and not just the UK and regularly continues to see clients from neighbouring Derby, Leicester, Lincoln, Newark and Sheffield.
Gray & Bull offers both Private and NHS eye examinations (eye tests) and also provides a comprehensive contact lens fitting, supply and after-care service.
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 Valentine, Barton Perreira, Jacques Marie Mage, Moscot, Mykita 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 Nikon Lenswear and Zeiss lens into some of the finest hand-made frames and glasses (spectacles) from around the world.