Appeal for blood donors

AN appeal for blood donors has been issued for a forthcoming session in Ponteland.

NHS Blood and Transplant is seeking more donors to provide blood for emergency situations, patients undergoing surgery and those in need of blood transfusions.

There will be a donor session at Ponteland Memorial Hall in Darras Road on Thursday, from 2pm to 4pm and from 4.45pm to 7pm.

For detao;s or to book an appointment call 0300 123 2323 or visit