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Find out where to give blood

Glasgow Blood Donor Centre


8 Nelson Mandela Place,
Glasgow ,
G2 1BT
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Opening times

9am - 3:30pm*
12:30pm - 7pm**
12:30pm - 7pm**
12:30pm - 7pm**
9am - 3:30pm*
9am - 3:30pm

Session dates and times

Book an appointment to give blood

Glasgow Donor Centre is closed between *11:30 - 12noon | **3:30pm - 4pm

To give blood, please make an appointment by calling 0345 90 90 999 Mon to Thu, 9am – 7pm | Fri, 9am – 5pm. You can also email

Donors are welcome to drop-in during our opening hours, where you will be advised the next available time slot. However, during busy periods you may experience extended waiting times or you may be asked to give blood another day.

Why book an appointment?
Giving blood by appointment helps us help patients better.  When you book an appointment we know we can rely on your blood type on that date, making it easier for us to regulate blood stocks.  That way, we know there will always be enough for patients needs. 


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Current blood stock levels across Scotland

We aim to retain 6 days of stocks at any time in order to meet the requirements of patients in Scotland.

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