Peninsula Community Health

Launceston Community Hospital

Launceston General 1


Link Road, Launceston, Cornwall, PL15 9JD

01566 761000

Visiting hours

Visiting hours are from 2pm to 5pm and 6pm to 8pm, with protected mealtimes between 5pm and 6pm.

Minor Injuries Unit

The hospital also has a minor injuries unit open every day between 8am and 10pm.

A range of outpatient clinics are held on site. Appointment letters for outpatient services will state any requirements but please do not hesitate to call if you have any queries.

The Minor Injury Unit Leaflet - Easy Read Version 

Useful telephone numbers for Launceston Hospital:

Reception - 01566 761000
Ward office - 01566 761010
Minor injuries unit - 01566 761030
Physiotherapy - 01566 761022
X-Ray - 01566 761033


As there are no shop facilities inpatients are advised to bring toiletries, change of clothes, foot wear, medicines and books/magazines.  We recommend that in patients do not bring in more than £10 in cash.

Infection control

To help us to reduce the spread of infection, we ask visitors

  • to use alcohol hand gel on arrival and departure
  • if you have experienced vomitting and diarrhoea within the last 48 hours please avoid visiting any health care settings