New measles cases in Powys and Cardiff

Public Health Wales has said that fresh measles cases have been reported in Powys, and in Cardiff following a sports event attended by students from Swansea.

This outbreak has been focused on the Swansea and Neath Port Talbot area, and has seen more than 300 cases reported.

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Measles outbreak spreads

The measles outbreak concentrated around the Swansea and Neath Port Talbot has spread to part of west Wales. Hywel Dda Health Board has urged parents in the area to ensure their children are vaccinated.