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14 June 2022

New campaign 'People Like You' launches on World Blood Donor Day

New ad campaign featuring blood donors from across Scotland launches on World Blood Donor Day 2022.

21 January 2022

Covid-19: Advice for donors

LIVE DOCUMENT: Our current advice to donors

We're delighted to be running two free events at the first ever Biggar Science Festival 5th - 8th October.

From Monday 2nd October, donors who have travelled to some areas of Italy will be asked to wait before donating.

13 September 2017

Jack Copland Centre

Statement regarding Jack Copland Centre construction completion

Changes to donor deferral criteria will allow more people the opportunity to give blood

One Edinburgh family show how much two blood donors can do.

From 15 July 2017, donors living in ML5 and ML6 postcodes will be able to give blood as usual.

In the last six years the demand for blood in Scotland has reduced by more than 20%. Consequently we require fewer collection sessions, so you may notice we are not visiting certain towns and villages as often as we have in the past.

Hepatitis A: Update for Donors living in the ML5 and ML6 postcode areas

Current blood stock levels across Scotland Monday 04 July

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

Learn more about blood types