Plea for Lancashire blood donors to help avoid shortage

Blood donation
Blood donation

NHS Blood and Transplant is urging donors in Lancashire to help prevent a dip in blood donations over the Easter period.

Recent bad weather meant some sessions were cancelled and bosses are worried the upcoming holidays could hit supplies.

Stocks are particularly low on group O, group B and A positive. To make an appointment, call the hotline on 0300 123 23 23 or visit www.blood.co.uk