Nottingham City Hospital is hoping to boost its facilities for patients with kidney conditions.
Staff are launching a fundraising appeal today to buy specialist equipment and fund research. The hospital carries out up to 90 kidney transplants each year.
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Another largely dry and bright day with plenty of winter sunshine.
The morning will be cold and windy with bright spells, but also some isolated showers, most likely across Derbyshire.
A pedestrian in his eighties had to be airlifted to hospital after being hit by a lorry in Brownhills this morning.