Ilkeston’s most popular news stories this week

The bug is sweeping across schools in the UK.
The bug is sweeping across schools in the UK.

From racist t-shirts to a man being left with a fractured skull after being punched have been some of the most read stories this week.

Here is a round up of the news from this week in case you missed any articles the first time round.

A warning has been issued to parents as Shigellosis, a highly-infectious vomiting bug, is sweeping schools across the UK.Read more about the symptoms and how to treat the bug here.

Primark has removed a t-shirt promoting hit US TV show The Walking Dead from its stores after it was branded “fantastically offensive” and “racist” by an angry shopper. To see the t-shirt and what the shopper had to say click here.

A man sustained a fractured skull after being punched in the head and knocked unconscious during an assault in Ilkeston. To find out more about the attack click here

Storm Doris caused havoc across Ilkeston, see videos and pictures of the destruction here.