Appeal to blood donors is made

AN appeal has been made for people to attend a blood donor session in Heanor.

It will be held at the William Gregg Leisure Centre in Hands Road, on Wednesday, November 23. Sessions will be from 12.45pm to 3.15pm and 4.45pm to 7.30pm.

Donors are more likely to stay away in winter months and others are often hit by winter illnesses, said a spokesman

Anyone wanting to book an appointment can contact 0300 123 23 23 or visit