The Worshipful Company of Spectacle Makers
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~ Fighting visual impairment since 1629 ~ 

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Promoting assistance to the visually impaired

The Company is widely involved in contemporary optics, and does all that it can to promote help to the visually impaired...


Liveryman Stanley Weitzman after 'coming in on a wing and a prayer'Society

Site visits, golf, dinners and luncheons

The Society grew out of the WCSM Fellowship, brainchild of Roland Champness, who was later to become both Clerk and Master of the Livery Company...


A Vision Aid overseas clinic in Uganda, sponsored by the Spectacle Makers' CharityCharity

Improving quality of life for the visually impaired

Helping to improve the quality of life for the visually impaired, both at home and overseas...


Education Programme

Promoting craft skills through examinations

Our Awards & Training encourage you to learn about your job and to become highly skilled in your chosen career...


The Worshipful Company of Spectacle Makers

The Livery's fascinating history reaches back many centuries, but its work is as relevant today as ever.

Her Royal Highness
The Princess Royal