PERFORMANCE: Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust has issued a norovirus warning.

A statement says: “Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals Trust is urging people who have diarrhoea and vomiting symptoms (gastroenteritis) to stay away from hospital until they have been symptom free for 48 hours.

“At present two wards (ward 19 at Castle Hill Hospital and ward 10 at Hull Royal Infirmary) are closed. The trust has also restricted visiting on affected wards. Anyone wishing to visit a relative is advised to call the ward ahead of their planned visit.”