Launceston Hospital re-opening

Launceston Hospital is re-opening its doors. It was closed for 7 weeks after bacteria linked to the potentially deadly Legionnaires Disease was discovered in two locations.

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Launceston Hospital to re-open

Launceston Hospital is re-opening today after being closed for seven weeks. Bacteria linked to the potentially deadly legionnaires disease was discovered in two locations.

But now a new £100,000 boiler has been installed, and the water system has been disinfected and updated.

Staff at Launceston Hospital have been getting everything ready for the re-opening Credit: ITV News West Country

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Launceston Hospital ready to reopen

Launceston Hospital has been closed for 7 weeks. Credit: ITV News West Country

Final health and safety checks are being carried out at Launceston Hospital - set to reopen it's doors on Monday.

The hospital has been closed for 7 weeks after bacteria linked to the potentially deadly Legionnaires Disease was discovered in two locations.

A new £100,000 boiler has been installed and the water system has been disinfected and updated.

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