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Latest update on measles from Public Health England

Between 1 January 2018 and 23 August 2018 there have been 859 laboratory confirmed measles cases in England. Cases were reported in most areas with London (300), the South-East (178), South-West (142), West Midlands (85) and Yorkshire and Humberside (83) reporting the most cases (based on provisional figures).

Please take every opportunity to promote MMR (Measle, Mumps and Rubella) to residents, staff, friends and family.

 The ECDC has some good infographics:  e.g. measles is a serious disease

 For further information, please contact your GP.