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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