Take a tour around the blood.co.uk website using the video links below. The site provides online registration for blood donors as well as essential information relating to giving and receiving blood. By registering online you can control your blood donor experience via your donor account.
The 'how to' videos will help you to explore the features available to registered blood donors by computer, tablet or phone.
Our session search will find every public blood donation session in your area:
Over 25% of us require blood at least once in our lifetime...
Only 5% of eligible donors actually give blood...
Each blood donation can help as many as 3 people
100 donations equates to
47 litres of blood
Over 8000 units of blood are collected at golf clubs each year
We collect around 2,000,000 blood donations each year
B- Blood is rare
Only 2% of blood issued is typically B negative.
Only 8% of donors live in
25,000 donations in one day is the world record - held in Mumbai in 2010
12% of donors are donating for the first time
We collect 10% more blood on World Blood Day than any other day in June
January is our busiest month for donors honouring new year's resolutions