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Image caption Two wards at the Royal Glamorgan Hospital were closed last week because of a coronavirus outbreak. Eight patients have died with coronavirus at a hospital where 82 cases have been linked to an outbreak on the site. Planned surgeries have been temporarily stopped at the Royal Glamorgan Hospital in Llantrisant as part of a plan to manage the outbreak. Patients who would usually be taken to A&E in an emergency will also be sent elsewhere. The temporary measures come into force at 14:00 BST on Wednesday. Cwm Taf Morgannwg health board said it believed about three-quarters of the 82 cases were infections caught at the hospital and that of those caught in hospital, there had been eight deaths. Full story

30 September