The Department of Health is offering flu vaccination this winter to those who work in close contact with poultry.

The DoH insisted that the move is a precautionary public health measure and does not mean that workers are at any higher risk of getting flu this winter than usual.

It added: 'Nor does it mean that there is an increased risk of an outbreak of bird flu in the UK as this risk remains low.'

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The Department of Health is offering flu vaccination this winter to those who work in close contact with poultry.

The DoH insisted that the move is a precautionary public health measure and does not mean that workers are at any higher risk of getting flu this winter than usual.

It added: 'Nor does it mean that there is an increased risk of an outbreak of bird flu in the UK as this risk remains low.'

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