Two cases of Coronavirus, a new illness from China, have been confirmed in Newcastle this morning (Friday, January 31).
Both cases are from the same family and are being treated in quarantine.
The NHS and SSP Health practices are fully prepared for any eventualities if this illness spreads within the UK.
If you need more information or advice about Coronavirus, please go to the official government web page below which will be updated with correct information.
This can be accessed through a web link by clicking here