Equipment and Advice Centre

The Equipment and Advice Centre is open 3 days a week. The centre is in the Victoria Centre Market opposite Peggy's Pantry and between Mary & Tony's Book Shop and The Gold Shop. For more details on the location please contact us.

The centre provides the opportunity for people to view and try equipment, place orders and received advice. We will also be offering Magnification assessments and Eccentric Viewing training. Appointments are recommended. Please contact us on 0115 9706806 to make an appointment.

The centre is open on the following dates.


Friday 1 December - CLOSED due to an event

Wednesday 6 December - 10am to 4pm

Thursday 7 December - 10am to 4pm

Friday 8 December - 10am to 4pm

Saturday 9 December - 9am to 1pm

Wednesday 13 December - 1.30pm to 5pm

Thursday 14 December - 10am to 4pm

Friday 15 December - 10am to 4pm

Wednesday 20 December - 10am to 4pm

Thursday 21 December - 10am to 4pm

Friday 22 December - 10am to 4pm


We will be closed over the Christmas and New Year Holkidays and will reopen on Wednesday 10 January 2018.


At times we may need to cancel or alter the opening hours for the shop at late notice.

To find out more about equipment please contact Sarah Briggs on 0115 9706806 or email