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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.

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More than 3,000 given MMR in Merthyr and Rhondda Cynon Taf

3,353 people have been given the MMR vaccine in the Cwm Taf health board

More than 3,000 people in Merthyr and Rhondda Cynon Taf were given the MMR vaccine in an attempt to stem the spread of measles.

But Public Health Wales says it's still concerned that only half of these were given to people aged between 10 and 18 - the group hardest hit by the outbreak.

Figures today revealed there have been a total of 1,292 cases reported across Wales since the beginning of November 2012.

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