Blood Donation

Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Blood donation sessions in Dover and Folkestone cancelled over Brexit traffic fears

Blood donation sessions in Dover and Folkestone cancelled over Brexit traffic fears

Blood donations in Dover and Folkestone cancelled over Brexit traffic fears

NHS Blood and Transplant have cancelled six blood donation sessions in Dover and Folkestone over fears traffic will prevent blood leaving the area

Thursday, January 10, 2019

Thursday, January 10, 2019

Female donors much ‘happier’ to donate blood, says NHS Assistant Director

Female donors much ‘happier’ to donate blood, says NHS Assistant Director

Female donors much ‘happier’ to donate blood, says NHS Assistant Director

John Latham from NHS Blood and Transplant has said that women are often “happier” to donate blood and said a fear of needles can be a reason they do not donate.

Friday, June 3, 2016

Friday, June 3, 2016

Lifting the ban on gay blood donation in Northern Ireland is 'momentous', says The Rainbow Project

Lifting the ban on blood donation by gay men in Northern Ireland is 'momentous', says The Rainbow Project

Lifting the ban on blood donation by gay men in Northern Ireland is 'momentous'

The decision follows a similar relaxation of the rules in the rest of the UK in 2011