A £48million project to revamp accident and emergency services at Leicester Royal Infirmary will make the department "fit for the future", bosses have said.
Hospital director Kate Shields told ITV News Central that the plan would ensure patients got the best possible treatment for decades to come.
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It will be another misty and cloudy start to the day.
Another rather cloudy day, with the easterly wind continuing to bring low cloud in from the North Sea.
Some mist and hill fog tonight. Brightening up on Thursday.