Visiting our Hospitals

An update to our current visiting policy can be found by clicking here.

We would ask you to abide by the regulations of the Trust particularly in respect of our policies on smoking as we are smoke-free across all of our hospital and outpatient sites - smoking is not permitted on any of our sites.

hospital corridor

Visiting may be restricted for brief periods when a patient is undergoing a procedure or routine care and hygiene. Exceptions may be made at the discretion of the Nurse in charge.

For a list of ward visiting times please click the respective links below:

Royal Albert Edward Infirmary (Wigan Infirmary)

A&E, General Surgery, General Medicine and Maternity - Find out More

Leigh Infirmary and the Hanover Treatment Centre

Elderly Medicine and Outpatient Services - Find out More

Wrightington Hospital

Orthopaedic Surgery and Rheumatology - Find out More

Thomas Linacre Centre

Outpatient Services - Find out More

Boston House

Ophthalmology and Orthoptic Outpatient Services, Community Clinics including Physiotherapy - Find out More

We request all visitors to wash their hands and to use the alcohol disinfectant provided before and after visiting their relative. Alcohol disinfectant can be found at the entrance to every ward at the Trust.

Visiting Times

Visiting times for individual wards can be found on their ward information page.

Royal Albert Edward Infirmary
Royal Albert
Edward Infirmary
Wrightington Hospital
Leigh Infirmary
Thomas Linacre Centre
Thomas Linacre
Community Care Locations
Patient Advice & Liaison Service
Patient Advice
& Liaison Service


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