Fenland man donates landmark 100th pint of blood
- Credit: Archant
A FENLAND man donated his 100th pint of blood yesterday.
Geoffrey Spencer, of Wisbech, achieved the milestone, which only one per cent of donors reach, at Elme Hall Hotel, Elm.
The NHS Blood and Transplant Service will organise a cermony to celebrate Mr Spencer’s centenary.
Derek Carr, lead donor relations manager for NHS Blood and Transplant, said: “We are very grateful to Mr Spencer for his commitment and loyalty to blood donation over the years.
“Reaching the 100th donation milestone is definitely something to be proud of.
You may also want to watch:
“Taking time to donate blood is one of the most selfless and generous things you can do to help others and we hope that he will continue to donate for as long as he is able to.”
- 1 7 questions that could decide if you truly are from the Fens
- 2 Wisbech to March light rail signalled in ‘levelling up’ bid by Mayor
- 3 Woman delighted to finally be a mum after infertility heartache
- 4 Daughter sets fire to father's bedroom after food outrage
- 5 Burglars led police to £170,000 cannabis factory
- 6 7 of the best pumpkin picking locations in Cambridgeshire
- 7 Caravan wedged under Fens rail bridge
- 8 Man, 20, rapes woman as she slept, court told
- 9 Police buy clothes for Iranian children rescued from lorry
- 10 RAF Marham Royal Navy sailor jailed for raping colleague while she slept