As the coronavirus death toll reaches 80, the Foreign Office has said that it is working to make it possible for British nationals to leave Wuhan.

Any British citizens who are in the region and require support should call the FCO on +86 (0) 10 8529 6600 or (+44) (0)207 008 1500.

We will continue to provide updates and get in touch with anyone whose travel may be affected.

Read frequent updates.