Showers have been banned and bottled drinking water provided on two wards at the Leicester General Hospital, after a potentially lethal bug was found in the water supply.
The hospital says that routine testing of the water supply has shown that higher than normal levels of Legionella bacteria were present on wards 28 and 29, triggering its safety plan.
The potentially lethal bug can cause a form of pneumonia called Legionnaires.
More top news
Very cold tonight. Mainly dry and bright in the day.
Staying very cold.
A whistle-blower told ITV News some school buses were on the road without a valid MOT.