Powys has 70 reported cases of measles

Hundreds of schoolchildren were vaccinated in Swansea on Wednesday.

Public Health Wales says the 808 measles cases reported include 70 in the Powys Health Board area, with the majority in the north of the county.

Parents are reminded that measles is circulating and vaccination for unvaccinated children is now urgently needed.


'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.