News and statements

Busiest blood centre closing for refurbishment to collect up to 20,000 more donations a year from Londoners

Wednesday, 13 Jun 2018

During autumn 2018 NHS Blood and Transplant will be expanding and modernising its flagship West End Blood Donation Centre to provide donors with a better experience.

Paul Ince calls for more men to support England in a way that really matters – by giving blood

Tuesday, 12 Jun 2018

As the nation gears up to support the England football team in the World Cup, legendary ex-England footballer Paul Ince joins NHS Blood and Transplant to highlight the need for 25,000 new male blood donors.

Vote for the wildcard: B Positive choir

Sunday, 03 Jun 2018

The B Positive Choir got a wildcard entry to the finals of Britain's Got Talent. Vote for them on ITV1 at 7.30pm Sunday 3rd June 2018.

Urgent appeal for O neg and B neg donors as increase in demand for certain blood types leads to fall in stocks

Wednesday, 30 May 2018

NHS Blood and Transplant needs donors with O negative and B negative blood to donate now as stocks are low due to a bank holiday drop off in donations and an increase in demand for certain blood types.

Changes to your blood donation sessions

Wednesday, 02 May 2018

As part of our ongoing commitment to develop the services we provide, we’ve made a few changes to the way we run your blood donation sessions. Find out what this means for you.