A fresh appeal from NHS Blood and Transplant asks people to consider giving blood as their New Year’s resolution.
Blood donated during 2013 helped hundreds of thousands of people, but stocks need to be maintained. Sessions are held regularly in Grantham, with the next coming up on Sunday at the Ramada Hotel, in Swingbridge Road. Donors can go along between 10.30am and 3pm. Sessions will also be held at the Ramada on Monday, between 12.30pm and 3pm, and between 4.30pm and 7.30pm. Appointments can be made beforehand by visiting www.blood.co.uk Further information is also on the website.