Hundreds of people have signed up to the Anthony Dolan bone marrow register after an urgent appeal from the family of a two-year-old boy in need of a transplant.
A total of 343 people who attended an awareness event yesterday pledged to become a donor after hearing their story.
Toddler Gaurav Bains needs a stem cell transplant before Christmas in order to survive.
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It will be another day of frequent sunny spells, brisk winds, and isolated showers.
Friday will remain cold in the breeze with a mixture of sunny spells and isolated showers.
Outbreaks of rain, sleet and some hill snow are forecast across the region through Saturday morning.