HC Deb 02 April 1940 vol 359 c32W
Mr. Groves

asked the Minister of Health how many notifications of measles and of whooping cough have been received since these diseases were made notifiable?

Mr. Elliot

During the period to 23rd March, 1940, 62,667 cases of measles and 15,731 cases of whooping cough were notified under the regulations making these diseases generally notifiable in England and Wales.