Public Health England collects surveillance data on diseases including pertussis and measles and monitors the uptake of routine vaccination programmes. Evaluation of the maternal pertussis vaccination programme introduced on
The measles, mumps and rubella catch-up campaign for 10 to 16-year-olds was launched in April 2013 to prevent widespread measles outbreaks in England. Fortunately deaths from measles are extremely rare. Between 2008 and 2012, there was one measles-related death in England and Wales.