Blood donors have been urged to help save more lives.

Registered donors are being invited to attend the next donation sessions at Allum Hall, on July 12 from 9am to 12.30pm and 2pm to 3.30pm.

Those who have not yet registered but would like to do so before the next drive are able to register using the NHS new iPhone and Android app, 'NHSGiveBlood'.

To book an appointment, visit or call the Donor Line on 0300 123 23 23.