Welsh Government rules out compulsory MMR jab

A spokesperson for Welsh Government has told ITV News that making the MMR vaccination compulsory was considered when Edwina Hart was Health Minister.

Such a move was ruled out "as it would adversely affect trust in doctors", said the spokesperson.

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'Record' MMR jabs for 2-year-olds

Almost 2,500 doses of MMR have been given in GP surgeries in Wales in the last week, according to Public Health Wales.