UK parents on red alert as medics treat schoolgirl with E. coli

Parents have been put on red alert after a school pupil contracted deadly E.coli.

e.coliThe girl at Ayr Grammar has been whisked to Glasgow for treatment following the discovery of the bug.

Health chiefs insist there is “no evidence” to suggest the infection originated within the school.

And they say letters have been sent to all parents “as a precaution”.