Measles jab for pupils in Devizes

It is important for all children to receive two doses of the MMR vaccine to ensure they are fully protected from the disease. Measles is an extremely infectious and unpleasant illness, which can lead to complications.”

– Dr Mark Evans, Avon, Gloucestershire and Wiltshire Public Health England centre


Two measles cases at school

Health officials in Wiltshire are giving MMR vaccinations to pupils at a school in Devizes, after the school confirmed it had 2 cases of measles.