TWO new cases of Legionnaires' disease are being investigated at a hospital where a man died and two women are seriously ill, officials said yesterday.
BACTERIA which can cause deadly Legionnaires' disease was found in the water supply at the Scottish Parliament seven months ago, it was revealed today.
THE Ross Fountain had to be closed down over fears of an outbreak of the bug which causes legionnaires disease, it has emerged.
AN ELDERLY Scottish holidaymaker has died after contracting Legionnaire's disease while on a coach trip to Italy.
A GROUP of elderly Britons feared to have symptoms of Legionnaires' disease were in a Swedish hospital last night after falling ill on a cruise ship travelling around Lapland.
A THIRD person has tested positive for Legionnaire's disease in an outbreak thought to centre on a Highland hotel's jacuzzi.
TWO people are being treated in hospital for the potentially fatal Legionnaire's disease in an outbreak linked to a hotel in Ross-shire.
THREE people have been confirmed as suffering from Legionnaire's disease after a war veterans' trip to Malaysia.
A BRITISH woman has died in Spain in an outbreak of legionnaire's disease.
AN ARCHITECT was yesterday cleared of manslaughter but fined £15,000 for her role in Britain's worst outbreak of Legionnaire's disease.
THE Baxters food factory at the centre of a Legionnaire's disease scare is to remain closed indefinitely while efforts continue to identify the precise source of the potentially deadly infection, it was revealed yesterday.
ONE of Scotland's biggest food processing factories was closed as a precautionary measure yesterday after two employees were struck down by Legionnaire's disease, in an outbreak of the potentially fatal disease in the North-east of Scotland.
PUBLIC health experts have called for tougher testing of water supplies in hospitals after a patient caught the potentially deadly Legionella bacteria.
THE death toll from an outbreak of Legionnaire's disease in southeastern Norway rose to ten, yesterday, with the death of two more patients.
A COUNCIL architect accused of the manslaughter of seven people in Britain’s worst outbreak of Legionnaire’s disease is to be retried, after the jury failed to reach a verdict.
A JURY trying a council architect accused of the manslaughter of seven people who died in Britain’s worst outbreak of Legionnaires’ Disease was discharged yesterday after failing to reach verdicts.
AN INVESTIGATION into an outbreak of Legionnaire’s disease has been launched at a Scottish university after the discovery of the bacteria that cause the disease in the showers at a sports hall.
AN elderly woman has died and a man is recovering at home after contracting legionnaire’s disease.