Sister in charge of nightshift is back and busy

Sister June Sargeant, who ITV News met at the end of her nightshift this morning, is back on shift and currently too busy to talk.

This evening her colleague said a surge of major trauma patients would make for a hectic overnight period in the A&E unit.

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Accident and Emergency live

The NHS treats more than a million patients every 36 hours. The A&E at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham has seen a sharp increase in numbers and today ITV News examines what is happening in these units.