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Measles outbreaks across England

Public Health England is advising the public to ensure they have had two doses of MMR vaccine after outbreaks of measles are confirmed across England.

Between 1 January 2018 and 6 July 2018 there have been 757 laboratory confirmed measles cases in England. Cases were reported in most areas with London (268), the South-East (161), South-West (118), West Midlands (85) and Yorkshire and Humberside (73) reporting the most cases (based on provisional figures).