One councillor in Port Tennant near Swansea, Clive Lloyd, told ITV News the local community would rally round following the death of a 25-year-old man.
An investigation is underway to find out if measles was responsible.
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The much-loved local character, who had lived on the city's streets for decades, died in hospital this week after falling ill.
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A shopper has received a community order after he admitted uploading an explicit image to an iPad at a Tesco supermarket in Swansea.