PEOPLE have a great opportunity to give the perfect Christmas present this year by donating blood and helping save someone’s life.

NHS Blood and Transplant is appealing for volunteers to attend a blood donor session in Studley Village Hall, in High Street, Studley on Thursday, December 20.

They can donate between 1.30-3.30pm or 4.30-7.30pm.

It is strongly recommended that people book an appointment in advance on 0300 123 23 23.