World Blood Donor Day 2017
Every year, on 14 June, countries around the world celebrate World Blood Donor Day (WBDD).
Blood Donor Week 2017
Blood donor week is a celebration of blood donors in Scotland: it’s our chance to thank people who save lives.
Coping with stress after a major incident
You may find these leaflets helpful if you have been involved in or affected by a traumatic incident.
Manchester Incident: England Blood Stocks Update
England and Scotland's blood stocks are at safe levels. If you have an appointment to give blood in the next few days, please do your best to keep it, particularly if you are blood group O negative.
Do you live in the ML5 or ML6 postcodes?
Important information for donors who live in these areas.
May Bank Holiday Opening Hours 2017
May bank holiday: Glasgow Donor Centre will be closed on the 1st of May and Edinburgh Donor Centre will be closed on the 15th May.
Blood service welcomes mini trainee scientists
Staff at Scottish National Blood Transfusion Service laboratories in Ninewells Hospital, Dundee have started offering young patients the chance to be trainee scientists for the day.
Scotblood 2017 registration is now open
Register for our annual conference Scotblood