Meet the team

The Optometrists

Christopher Hall FBOA FSMC

C.E.Hall Optometrists was established by Optometrist Christopher Hall. With over 40 years’ experience as an Optometrist he has become one of the most respected members of the Optical community bringing a wealth of knowledge and experience to our patients and other team members.

We are also lucky to have a highly qualified team of optometrists at C E Hall:

Ramsay Thow BSc MCOptom DipTp (IP)
Rachel Bevan BSc MCOptom
Rebecca Sheldon BSc MCOptom

The Dispensers

Benedict Hall

Following in Christopher’s footsteps Ben joined the family practice in 1999. Ben offers a vast knowledge of spectacle lenses enabling him to find our patients the best possible lenses to achieve the best possible vision. Over the years he has gained a very loyal following, with patients coming back time after time just for his friendly service and expertise.

Shona Dance

Shona joined the team in 2008 with over 14 years’ experience in optics. She is very warm and kind in her approach, along with her experience working in practice she is a great asset to our team.

Amanda Haggar

Amanda joined our dispensing team in January 2022 and has been in optics for over 35 years, having begun her career at 16 for an independent opticians’. She has worked for independent and multiple opticians over the years and brings a wealth of knowledge to our practice.


Sheila Price

Sheila joined our reception team in November 2015 with over 20 years’ experience in optics, training as a Dispensing Optician before moving on to train staff herself for a large multiple opticians'. She is the first person you see when you enter the practice and with her skills and knowledge she makes a great asset to our team, making the practice run smoothly and efficiently.