Blood service launches appeal

THE Northern Ireland Blood Transfusion Service (NIBTS) is launching its new ‘GR8 To Don8’ service next week (June 10-14).

Coinciding with the G8 Summit in Northern Ireland, the sessions are designed to encourage members of the public to attend ‘Summit Really Important’.

Anyone wishing to attend one of these special events which can - and do - save lives should call 0500 534 666, visit, or to enrol text Blood to 60081.