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A lifesaving Mother's Day
Children design Mother's Day cards to encourage blood donation.
Mike’s emotional donation day in memory of his 12-year-old son Oliver
Mike Brown has organised an emotional blood donation event to mark what would have been his son Oliver’s 12th birthday.
Call for more black men in London to become blood donors
There's been a gender imbalance in new donors in recent years.
Coronavirus (COVID-19) update
If you have travelled to a coronavirus risk area or been in contact with the virus, please read our latest advice before donating.
Couple celebrate Valentine’s Day with lifesaving joint blood donation at Bradford Donor Centre
Lucy and Greg Shaw of Bingley, West Yorkshire, made a life-saving appointment to give blood together
NHSBT partner with video game ‘Table Manners’ to promote giving blood this Valentine’s Day
Players of the video game will be encouraged to start donating blood as part of our ‘What’s Your Type?’ Valentine’s campaign
Blood mobile comes to London
We’re trialling a different way to give blood.
Ugo Monye has a rush of Flood to the head
The BT Sport team pin their hopes on Toby Flood in an effort to recruit more male blood donors
Is David the biggest lifesaver in England?
David is the most common name among male blood donors, NHS Blood and Transplant has revealed, to support its campaign for more men to start donating blood.
Local air ambulance supports O negative appeal after lifesaving transfusion
The importance of giving blood and the impact it can have on saving someone’s life is clear in 17-year-old Oliver Berry’s story.