Because image
is everything

Choose from over 2000 frames instore and online

Bolton's leading independent Optician

Welcome to Barclay and Hurst Opticians. We have been providing top quality eyecare and glasses for over 20 years as Opticians in Bolton. From your eye examination through to finding the perfect frames and lenses, we take care of you. With our experience and expertise, our team will ensure that all aspects of your eyecare needs are expertly looked after. You can trust us to take care of your whole family’s needs.


Eye examinations

At Barclay and Hurst Opticians we provide a thorough eye examination using the latest technology to quickly establish the state of your vision and the health of your eyes. Included as part of a standard eye examination we use retinal screening enabling us to look in far greater detail at the health of your inner eye and identify a range of potential conditions. Our Opticians provide a step by step explanations so you know exactly what is involved at each stage.


Love your frames

When it comes to choosing the right frames look no further, we have a fabulous selection of eyewear with over 1000 frames to choose from to suit all budgets, with brands such as Ray-Ban, Tom Ford, Oakley, Prada, Bvlgari plus many more, You’ll be spoilt for choice when it comes to choosing your favourite. All of the eyewear brands you’ll find in practice have been selected for their excellent quality and design, ensuring we provide the best product for your needs, and make sure you look great too!

Tom Ford

Tom Ford TF 5294 Tom Ford TF5294 001 Black

Oliver Peoples

Oliver Peoples Gregory Peck Oliver Peoples OV5186 Gregory Peck 1003 Cocobolo


Ray-Ban RX 5184 Wayfarer 2000 BLACK


Ray-Ban RB 3016 Ray-Ban RB 3016 W0365 BLACK/GOLD


Bvlgari BV 8136B Bvlgari BV8136B 504/13 Havana


Ray-Ban RB 2140 Polarised Ray-Ban RB 2140 901/58 Black

Shop Boutique Glasses Online

At Barclay and Hurst Opticians you can now buy designer glasses and sunglasses online! Just launched, our easy to use website stocks some of the biggest eyewear brands such as Dior, Giorgio Armani, Prada, Tom Ford, Ray-Ban, Polo, plus many more. All our Boutique prescription glasses come complete with single vision lenses, original brand case and cloth, and a one year guarantee, Shop online now and start saving!

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Contact lens specialist

Contact lenses are ideal whether you want everyday freedom from your specs or just occasionally for playing sport or going out for the evening. Contact lenses offer you flexibility and an even wider choice of looks. Whatever your prescription or preference, we have a pair of contact lenses that will fit in with your lifestyle. From daily disposables, through to extended wear and gas permeable lenses, there are lots of options to choose from and our Contact Lens Opticians can guide you through the process and help you select the best type for you.