Former Prime Minister Patrick Manning continues to be in stable condition.
Today his wife Mrs. Hazel Manning posted a message on his Facebook page saying "Mr Manning's condition continues to be stable.
He is reasonably comfortable, chatty,and jocular. We await final results of tests to confirm and manage the underlying cause of his illness.
Please continue to keep him in your prayers."
Mr. Manning was admitted to hospital on Monday night for an anomaly in his blood count.