More than fifty cases of norovirus confirmed

More than fifty patients and staff have become ill with the winter vomiting bug at the Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary.

Three wards remain closed, after the outbreak was confirmed on Friday.

Infection control procedures are in place.

Visitors are being asked to stay away, if they have any symptoms.

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Winter vomiting bug hits hospital

Wards closed at the Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary as hospital is hit by the bug for the second time in 2 months.