Measles cases in Swansea epidemic rise to 1,039

Cases of measles in the Abertawe Bro Morgannwg, Hywel Dda and Powys health board areas have now risen to 1,039, an increase of 28 since Tuesday.

85 people have been hospitalised, says Public Health Wales.

Across the whole of Wales, 1,170 cases have been reported.


'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.