"A and E has more senior doctors than it has had for a number of years. The issue is a that a number of staff are new, a number are still to join.
"A and E is currently safe for the hours it is open."
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Gradually becoming drier and less windy across the region but some showers may continue.
The weather will remain very windy with blustery showers and persistent rain overnight.
Tributes have been paid to Reagan Asbury at a fundraiser in his name after he was killed in a stabbing in Walsall Town Hall last week.