Doctors are alarmed at the low turnout at emergency MMR clinics as the number of measles cases continues to rise in the Swansea area. Over 7,500 vaccinations have been given at emergency drop-in clinics over the past four weeks. But last weekend only 381 vaccinations were given.
New figures are due out today and are expected to show another rise. Last week the Swansea outbreak reached 1,074 cases.
2013 is expected to be the worst year for measles in the UK for the past two decades. Read more about the illness and how it is treated.
If the Government's top adviser on immunisation thinks the risk of an emergency in England is a possibility, I believe him.