The Government has today announced changes to the rules on blood donation in England. This follows a review of blood donor criteria related to risk behaviours by the Advisory Committee on the Safety of Blood, Tissues and Organs who advise UK ministers and health departments.
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Our thoughts are with everyone affected in London. We have all the blood hospitals currently need and no urgent donations are required.
In the hours following the incident, our Blood Centre in Manchester responded to requests for blood from the hospitals treating the casualties.
FOOTBALL team players are urging fellow black people to give blood.