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Diarrhoea and vomiting link to Porthcawl bar

Public Health Wales says 50 people are known to have become unwell after attending private functions at the Hi-Tide bar in Porthcawl.

Sandy Bay at Porthcawl. Credit: Visit Wales

Investigations are underway after people became unwell after attending private functions at the venue near the seafront.

All patients are recovering well at home.

The Hi-Tide remains open for business and is co-operating fully with the investigation into the outbreak.

We are aware of up to 50 people who have become unwell after attending private events at the Hi-Tide, and are continuing to speak to people who became unwell to determine the source of their infection.

– Sion Lingard, Consultant in Health Protection for Public Health Wales