Double the chances to give blood

THERE will be two opportunities to donate blood in Morpeth this month.

NHS Blood and Transplant will host the sessions at Storey Park Community Centre.

The first takes place tomorrow, from 1.30pm to 4pm, and from 4.45pm to 7pm. The second donation opportunity is on Friday, August 30, at the same times.

Donors can be aged between 17 and 65, should weigh more than 50kg (7 stone 12lbs) and be in general good heath.

To book an appointment visit or call 0300 123 2323.