Scunthorpe blood donors honoured after reaching 100 donations
TWO dedicated blood donors from Scunthorpe have been officially recognised for reaching 100 donations.
Graham Dyson, 67, and Colin Parker, 70, were among 31 people to be presented with commemorative medals and certificates at a ceremony at Wortley Hall in Sheffield.
Collectively, the donors receiving awards at the ceremony have made 3,850 donations.
As each blood donation can potentially save the lives of up to three people, Mr Dyson and Mr Parker could each have helped to save or improve the lives of 300 people.
Of the three per cent of the eligible population who give blood, only one per... read more
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