Second Welwyn Hatfield school being tested for swine flu

A SUSPECTED case of swine flu has been identified at a second Times Territory school. A pupil at Monk's Walk School, in Knightsfield, WGC is currently under investigation. A statement from headteacher Philip Bunn, posted on the school's website, reads:

A SUSPECTED case of swine flu has been identified at a second Times Territory school.

A pupil at Monk's Walk School, in Knightsfield, WGC is currently under investigation.

A statement from headteacher Philip Bunn, posted on the school's website, reads:

"The student is recovering at home.


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"The school has been advised that no actions are necessary and the school will remain open as usual.

"Students should come to school as normal."

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It adds: "The school is working closely with the Health Protection Agency, NHS colleagues and local authority to monitor the situation."

The news follows a suspected outbreak of swine flu at Sherrardswood School in Welwyn.

For more on this story see today's Welwyn & Hatfield Times.

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