Speacial Appeal To Clare People To Give Blood This Weekend

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The Irish Blood Transfusion Service is urging people in Clare to make a special effort to donate over the coming days.

Only 5% of the population regularly gives blood but with 4 million people likely to need help here, new donors in particular are constantly needed.

Increased demand is expected over the long weekend and special donation clinics are being held at Treacy’s West County this evening and tomorrow, with additional dates also next week.


IBTS Midwest Area Manager, Aileen Browne says this time of the year is traditionally very busy: