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09Jul/14

Applying for a bus pass? Why not agree to be an organ donor: Minister’s plan … – Daily Mail


Daily Mail
Applying for a bus pass? Why not agree to be an organ donor: Minister’s plan
Daily Mail
Polls show that eight out of ten adults in Britain support organ donation, but only one person in three is on the donor register. Figures released by the Cabinet Office show that families are much more likely to agree to donation going ahead if they
Organ donation numbers on the riseBelfast Telegraph
‘Revolution’ in attitudes on organ donation neededITV News
SIX people in Worcestershire have died due to a shortage of donor organs in Redditch Advertiser
Gloucester Citizen –KSDK
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09Jul/14

Katie Piper urges people to sign the organ donor list in new campaign – Reveal


Belfast Telegraph
Katie Piper urges people to sign the organ donor list in new campaign
Reveal
Katie Piper is urging fans to sign the organ donor register after teaming up with the NHS. Katie has joined the likes of Dancing On Ice contestant Beth Tweddle and This Morning’s Ruth Langsford to raise awareness during National Transplant Week 2014.
Organ donation numbers on the riseBelfast Telegraph
Meet King’s Lynn hospital organ donation specialistsLynn News
Deaths In Hampshire Due To Organ Donor ShortageCapital FM
Delhi Daily News –hellomagazine.com
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09Jul/14

Transplant patient spells out importance of becoming organ donor – Barnet Press

Barnet PressTransplant patient spells out importance of becoming organ donorBarnet PressTransplant patient spells out importance of becoming organ donor. Wednesday, 09 July 2014. A piece of cake: Victoria Tremlett, right, a double lung transplant patie…

09Jul/14

Elated Yeovil woman urges others to join organ donor register after new kidney … – Western Gazette


Western Gazette
Elated Yeovil woman urges others to join organ donor register after new kidney
Western Gazette
With National Transplant Week running across the country until Sunday, Liana has thrown her support behind Yeovil District Hospital’s campaign to encourage more people to join the organ donation register. She said: “A second chance at life, a selfless

09Jul/14

Spell out your organ donation wishes, health chiefs plead – Lynn News


Lynn News
Spell out your organ donation wishes, health chiefs plead
Lynn News
Dr Hilary Jones said: “More people are willing to be an organ donor than are signed up. But signing up and telling your relatives of your decision would saves thousands of lives. I’d encourage everybody to consider spelling out your donation decision

09Jul/14

Meet King’s Lynn hospital organ donation specialists – Lynn News


Lynn News
Meet King’s Lynn hospital organ donation specialists
Lynn News
Lynn’s Queen Elizabeth Hospital has a specialist team on hand to support the families of potential donors when the time comes, with many finding comfort in saving the life of another. The Organ Donation Committee is made up of a team of specially

09Jul/14

Lincolnshire widow’s organ donation plea after husband died from kidney failure – Boston Target


Boston Target
Lincolnshire widow’s organ donation plea after husband died from kidney failure
Boston Target
A widow who saw her husband die from kidney failure has pleaded with people in Boston to join the organ donor register. Paul Townshend had been on dialysis for almost 20 years when he died at the age of 46 in May. This week is National Transplant Week …

09Jul/14

Organ donation numbers on the rise – Belfast Telegraph


Belfast Telegraph
Organ donation numbers on the rise
Belfast Telegraph
NHS BT’s director of organ donation and transplantation, Sally Johnson, said: “We are truly grateful to the families of the 1,320 deceased donors and to each of the 1,146 living donors who made transplants possible last year. Their donations ensured
Boltonians sign up to organ donor register in Victoria SquareThe Bolton News
‘Revolution’ in attitudes on organ donation neededITV News
Organ donation numbers up but ‘revolution’ in attitude still neededNursing Times
Lynn News –Vancouver Sun (blog)
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07Jul/14

Cllr David Greenhalgh, who has undergone three kidney transplants – The Bolton News


The Bolton News
Cllr David Greenhalgh, who has undergone three kidney transplants
The Bolton News
A COUNCILLOR who has had three kidney transplants has implored people to sign the organ donor register during National Transplant Week — and tell relatives what they are doing. National Transplant Week runs from today to July 13, with an event being …

06Jul/14

Plea for organ donor change after teen almost dies – Scotsman


Scotsman
Plea for organ donor change after teen almost dies
Scotsman
A Scottish Government spokesman said: “The Scottish Government has said it wishes to wait to see an evaluation of the impact of opt-out on organ donation on Wales before deciding whether or not to make a similar change in Scotland. “This is because