Across greater Manchester we have seen a recent increase in the number of cases of Scarlet
fever. Scarlet fever is a highly contagious, bacterial infection that is commonly seen in children
between the ages of 2 and 8. It is spread by aerosol-coughing, sneezing, and breathing out as well
as coming into direct contact with an infected person.
Please be vigilant for these symptoms in your child. Further information on attached letter


 Letter to Parents – Scarlet fever – March 2022 (1)

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