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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).

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Norovirus hit cruise ship returns to Southampton

A passenger walks around the P&O cruise ship Oriana Credit: Niall Carson/PA Wire

The P&O cruise ship Oriana has returned to its home port of Southampton after a ten day voyage around the Baltic sea.

Several passengers were confined to their cabins after they contracted the Norovirus on board the vessel.

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