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.


Midlands measles outbreak fears

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