This morning, out of the 26 children in DD4`s class, there were only 11 children as well as her. Virtually everyone in her class has either already had it, or is currently home ill with it.
The norovirus bug really is ferociously infective. The school`s phone is ringing incessantly, heralding the news that yet another child is at home ill with it.
According to the Daily Telegraph, it appears that one 15 year old girl has died, it seems she may possibly be this winter`s first norovirus fatality.