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Launceston Sight Loss Awareness Day (Launceston Town Hall)
Wednesday, June 27th, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pmFree
On Wednesday 27 June, members of the iSightCornwall team will be visiting Launceston to host a sight loss awareness event. Members of the Community Outreach and Low Vision teams will be on hand to answer any questions or queries you may have regarding your sight loss. Dom and Rod, our Assistive Technology Officers will also be in attendance to demonstrate the latest gadgets and devices designed to aid visually impaired people. Please call us in advance if you wish for us to bring a specific gadget or piece of equipment to the event.
Launceston Town Hall is disability friendly for anyone with mobility issues or additional needs. Access is on street level through automatic glass doors.
The Town Hall is adjacent to Westgate Street multi-storey car park which offers space for 128 cars and has 2 dedicated disabled parking bays. Parking charges apply from 8am until 6pm and are (at present):
- 1 hour – 60p
- 2 Hours – £1.30
- 3 Hours – £2.00
- 4 Hours – £3.00
There is a bus stop adjacent to the Car Park in Westgate Street served by the following bus routes:
- 12: Plymouth to Launceston
- 12b: Bude to Launceston
- 6a: Exeter – Okehampton – Launceston
- 223: Town Service (Launceston local routes)
- 236: Launceston to Liskeard
We will be bringing our Sight Loss Awareness Events to other areas of Cornwall so please make sure you check our events list regularly for updated listings.