More about giving blood
Blood Donor 24
Blood Donor 24 is a team of emergency response donors who pledge to give blood within 24 hours.
Patients across Scotland rely on platelets, including people with cancer and leukaemia .
How much do you know about your blood? We aim to have six days supply of each blood group at all times.
The journey of donated blood
Each precious blood donation has a very short shelf life. We have to act fast to make sure it goes where it's needed.
Jack Copland and what drives the blood transfusion service
During the summer a team from the BBC’s ONE Show joined us at SNBTS to make a film about the history of our Service.
12 Days of Christmas
Dr Moira Carter talks about how the Scottish Blood Transfusion Service needs 6,240 blood donors to give their #FestiveDonation between now and Christmas.
New mum asks for 6,240 people to give blood in the next two weeks.
Festive opening hours 2017/18
Our donor centres have different opening hours over Christmas and New Year. Find out when your local centre is open.