Record number of organ donors and highest increase in 28 years

Tuesday, 10 Apr 2018

For the first year ever, more than 1,500 people in the UK have donated their organs after they died and this means that more people than ever have had a transplant to transform their life.

Warning as living kidney donations hit near decade low

Thursday, 08 Mar 2018

NHS Blood and Transplant has warned of a worrying decline in living kidney donation as new figures hit an eight year low.

Teachers can give pupils a voice on the organ donation ‘opt out’ consultation after surge in interest

Friday, 23 Feb 2018

Teachers are being urged to use organ donation teaching resources to help pupils contribute to the Government’s consultation into an ‘opt out’ organ donation system

NHS Blood and Transplant assistant director guest curating @NHS Twitter account

Monday, 19 Feb 2018

From Monday morning (19th) until Friday evening (23rd), Anthony Clarkson - the Assistant Director of Organ Donation and Nursing - will be guest editing the account

Please give your loved one an organ donor card this Valentine’s Day

Wednesday, 07 Feb 2018

Moonpig, the leading online card and gift retailer, has partnered with NHS Blood and Transplant for the first time to launch a limited-edition range of cards with the potential to save lives.