Hylton Murray-Phillipson, 61, was in intensive care and said he didn't think he would pull through.
The incident had happened on Wilton Street at around 1am this morning (April 6).
East Midlands Weather: Rain in east clearing. Otherwise mostly fine and sunny
Gareth Gilson, 37, was arrested after officers were called to Wootton Close, Bilborough on March 31.
Mild but windy, cloud building. Rain overnight
Mild but windy with cloud building. Rain overnight
Staying dry with clearing skies. Warmer than recent days
The weather is set to be pretty good this weekend but here's a message from Des urging us to avoid crowded beauty spots.
Fine with sunshine on Saturday. Warmer than of late.
Sunny spells and the odd shower after a chilly start.