Health authorities issue warning to avoid consuming shellfish on Welsh coast

Health authorities have warned the public to avoid consuming mussels and oysters harvested from shellfish beds on the Welsh coast. Samples of oysters and mussels were taken from designated monitoring points were contaminated with E.coli bacteria.

Travellers in this area are advised to avoid consuming shellfish collected in these areas until the beds have been re-opened.

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