By Kim O'Leary
A blood donation clinic is taking place in Kilcullen this evening with donors from the locality being encouraged to attemd with an urgent need for O NEG donors to give blood.
According to the Irish Blood Transfusion Service, this week there is a need for 0 Negative blood type in hospitals.
The blood clinic is taking place at Scoil Bhride National School in Kilcullen from 5pm-8.30pm this evening. Those wishing to donate blood must be over 18 years of age and they may be asked to present photo ID such as a passport or drivers licence.
For more information on donating blood visit visit https://www.giveblood.ie/
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