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11 January 2021

Covid-19: Advice for donors

LIVE DOCUMENT: Our current advice to donors

11 January 2021

Donor Douglas achieves milestone donation.

Douglas Horne from Westhill in Aberdeen recently received his 500th donation award and recalls why started giving blood in 1968.

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.

21 August 2019

School talk success

Over the course of the year, we aim to speak to as many 17 year olds as possible through our school talks.

Colleagues from an Aberdeen-based urban sports charity have swapped BMXs for biscuits and climbing for cuppa’s to give blood together.

Current blood stock levels across Scotland Saturday 16 January

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