Hospitals in Leicester are today starting their second 'super weekend' in a bid to bring down waiting times in Accident and Emergency.
More staff will be on duty to help with the demand in patient numbers.
NHS bosses in Leicester said they were encouraged by the early results of last weekend's 'super weekend'.
Staff will this weekend implement the positive results from last weekend.
Read more on last weekend's 'super weekend' here.
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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.