Wards closed as norovirus cases reach record levels

The number of confirmed cases of the winter vomiting bug, norovirus, is 72% higher than at this time last year, health experts have said.

ITV News’ Scotland Correspondent Debi Edward reports.

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Norovirus cases up 83%

The number of confirmed cases of norovirus is 83% higher than last season, according to the latest figures from the Health Protection Agency (HPA).