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Welcome to the Lancashire & Morecambe Bay Local Optical Committee

This website provides information about the optical roles and services provided in North and West Lancashire, along with the latest news and information about our registered members.

Minutes and notes from recent meetings and other valuable downloadable documentation are also provided.

If you have any questions about our work please do not hesitate to get in touch.

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Lancashire & Morecambe Bay Local Optometric Committee (LMBLOC) is the official organisation representing contractors and performers within North and West Lancashire, including Blackpool, Fylde, Wyre, Preston, Chorley, South Ribble, Ormskirk, Skelmersdale, Lancaster, Morecambe, and Carnforth, South Cumbria areas of Morecambe Bay including Barrow-in-Furness, Grange-over-Sands, Windermere, Ambleside and Kendal.

It provides advice to CCGs and information to contractors and performers in the area.



Lancashire and South Cumbria ICB now has a safeguarding telephone number and email address for use by all primary care providers. 

Telephone: 0300 373 3600


This single point of contact is manned daily to ensure a timely response to queries.

Please see below: PRN01172 – Safeguarding children, young people and adults at risk in the NHS – Safeguarding accountability and assurance framework – version 4.

Safeguarding children, young people and adults at risk in the NHS

For more information on safeguarding please follow the links below.

Lancashire – Adults

Lancashire – Children

Cumbria – Adults

Cumbria – Children

Blackburn w Darwen – Adults

Blackburn w Darwen – Children


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