Welcome to Lawrence and Harris – old

Christmas 2017 opening times

Caerphilly Ystrad Mynach
Saturday 23rd Dec 9.00 – 12.30 Closed
Christmas Eve Closed Closed
Christmas Day Closed Closed
Boxing Day Closed Closed
Wednesday 27th Dec Closed Closed
Thursday 28th Dec 9.00 – 17.30 9.30 – 17.30
Friday 29th Dec 9.00 – 17.30 9.30 – 17.30
Saturday 30th Dec 9.00 – 12.30 Closed
New Years Eve Closed Closed
New Years Day Closed Closed
Tuesday 2nd Dec Closed Closed
Wednesday 3rd Dec Normal Opening Normal opening

We are delighted you have chosen to visit. Please take a moment to browse our website, which is updated by our Opticians so that it always has the latest offers and information on our products and services.


Between our two practices, we have 4 fully equipped testing rooms utilising Thomson computerised testing charts. The Caerphilly practice also has a Topcon fundus camera and an onsite lab assembling our glasses.

All our Ophthalmic Opticians are Eye Health Examination Wales (EHEW – including urgent eyecare) accredited and are able to carry out these examinations on a daily basis. Three are also Low Vision Service Wales (LVSW) accreddited.


Glasses and Sunglasses

We pride ourselves on offering a broad choice of spectacle frames and sunglasses. Prestige brands Lindberg and Silhouette; designer brands Prada and RayBan; sport brands Oakley as well as our practice choice and budget ranges are available. We are sure to have something to meet all tastes and budgets.


We are a supplier of essilor lenses including their well known Varilux brand of varifocals. Transitions lenses react to UV and go dark when sunny, transitions XTRActive lenses even work in your car.

Contact lenses

Contact lenses are now available for the vast majority of prescriptions. We especially enjoy fitting varifocal contact lenses which are available for daily or monthly wear.

Childrens glasses

We have a broad range of children’s glasses which are free with an NHS voucher. If they’re after something a little more exciting, then we have our RayBan Jnr range.