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Frontline staff at the Leicester Royal Infirmary have been vaccinated after a swine flu outbreak on a children's ward.
Six children at the hospital were found to have contracted swine flu and have been treated with anti-viral medication.
Three remain in isolation but the ward affected has reopened. One patient has been discharged and two others transferred to other wards.
Bosses at the Leicester Royal Infirmary have confirmed to ITV News that six children have been treated for Swine Flu.
All of those affected are said to be recovering, but three remain in isolation
When the outbreak occured, Ward 12, was closed but reopened on Tuesday 18th February.