Health experts warn of Midlands' measles outbreak

Measles jab being prepared
Measles jab being prepared Credit: PA

Health professionals in Herefordshire are preparing for a measles outbreak after it's emerged that one in five children in the county are not fully immunised.

It follows a recent outbreak of the disease in South Wales. Parents are being urged to ensure their children have had two MMR jabs.

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Midlands measles outbreak fears

Health officials have told ITV News Central they are bracing themselves for a potential outbreak of measles in Wales.