Blood

Saving lives

So when you give a unit of blood how many people do you think you might save? If you don’t know what happens to your blood once you have given it to us then read on. Once you have given the blood it is packed up and sent to one of our manufacturing centres where

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Blood

Everyday Heroes

We are pleased to say that on the 25th November 2014 we reached a great milestone. The 500,000th whole blood donor registered with blood.co.uk, the online portal which enables donors to book their own appointments.     This is great news for us and we achieved this milestone in just over 12 months. We also

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Blood

Front Ro

Last week nearly 14,000 donors received letters from us to let them know that they have an unusual subtype of blood called ‘Ro’. This generated a lot of interest and questions from our donors so I thought it might be worth a little discussion here. What exactly is ‘Ro’? It is a sub-type of the

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