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15 July 2020

Covid-19: Advice for donors

LIVE DOCUMENT: Our current advice to donors

16 June 2020

Find out more about Convalescent Plasma donation

LIVE DOCUMENT: If you've recovered from Covid-19, your plasma might have antibodies which can help others.

11 November 2019

High spec blood

A festive tale told through the medium of Christmas puddings.

Cough, splutter, sniff - it’s about to go viral.

Think bugs, bake-off and Beast from the East...

23 September 2019

Living with sickle cell

How blood transfusion saves lives in sickle cell disease.

17 September 2019

Lynsay’s story

In September 2014, Lynsay decided to become a blood donor. Three months later, blood donors saved her life.

Next year's Scotblood conference takes place on the 4th and 5th June 2020.

Edinburgh and Glasgow donor centres have amended opening hours

Giving blood shaped Karen's earliest memories – and her future actions.

Current blood stock levels across Scotland Tuesday 04 August

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