Meet the team


martin christopher
Mr. Martin Christopher B.Sc., F.C.Optom
Martin was brought up in Attleborough and went to the local Attleborough School, he qualified as an Optometrist 34 years ago and has owned the practice for over 25 years. He enjoys gardening and watching sport. ‘I have been very lucky ‘he says ‘I have enjoyed the past 25ys and with my son James joining the practice I am looking forward to many more years looking after our patients’.
james christopher
Mr. James Christopher B.Sc., M.C.Optom
James qualified as an Optometrist in 2011 and joined his father’s practice last year. He is techno-literate and has many ideas to bring in the latest technology to the practice. He likes cycling and he can ride a unicycle juggling with 3 balls.

Dispensing Opticians

michele cade
Mrs. Michele Cade F.B.D.O.
Michele has known Martin for over 40ys and Martin had purchased the optical practice from her mother over 25ys ago. Michele is a qualified Dispensing Optician and is experienced in all forms of varifocal fittings. In her spare time she enjoys travelling on the back of her husband’s motor bike riding around Norfolk and Europe and she speaks fluent French.

Customer Care

Louise has been a receptionist in the practice for the past 3 years. She will always have a smile on her face and willing to help with any frame selection or problems you may have.
Karen has been a receptionist in the practice for over 3ys having previously worked as a doctor’s receptionist. She is the artist of the practice the images and drawings she does for our window display always draws comments from everyone that sees them.
Val has been working as a receptionist in the practice for over 10 years. She is experienced in helping with frame selection and repairs. She likes animals and has a dog which she likes to take out on long walks.
Vanessa is the ‘new girl’ she has been a receptionist in the practice for just over a year. She brings with her the experience of previously been a dental nurse. Her interests are organising charity events, walking and cycling.
Danielle is the ‘young mum’ of the practice she has been a receptionist at the practice for over 2 years. She is experienced in all aspects of frame fittings and repairs. Having previously worked in a large office she is efficient with the administration and typing our correspondence.