133 confirmed UK swine flu cases

Six adults and five children from London, South-East England, and the Midlands have caught the virus according to the Health Protection Agency.

Four of the newly confirmed cases are returning travellers and the other seven were linked to previously confirmed cases. The World Health Organization (WHO) has described swine flu as a "sneaky virus" which was likely to keep spreading.

The WHO has reported 12,022 cases of swine flu around the world, with 86 fatalities.

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written by Jo Richardson, on 2009-05-26 10:06.