PERFORMANCE: Normal service has resumed at the Royal Hampshire County Hospital following a gas leak.

Florence Portal House, which houses maternity services, breast surgery and gynaecology reopened this morning.

Patients evacuated yesterday to other parts of the hospital, which was disrupted yesterday after a gas leak on site, were moved back to the affected wards today.

A press release from Winchester and Eastleigh Healthcare NHS Trust said ambulances were no longer being diverted.