A full weekend

A full weekend

Another Bank Holiday weekend looms, just as the weather turns of course. Whilst many are looking forward to a little more fresh air and freedom than has been customary over the last year our duty volunteers have a full weekend ahead of them, starting today. A...
Going the extra mile(s)

Going the extra mile(s)

Like many charities, our fundraising in 2020 was severely impacted by COVID-19 restrictions and this resulted in a significant decline in our bank balance. But we have been fortunate in the past few years and that, together with prudent financial policies has allowed...

Review of 2020

The tally is done, in 2020 this all-volunteer charity completed 7,449 jobs for our #NHS. Nearly 3,000 more than in 2019. All completely free of charge. As a group that works closely with our NHS we are acutely aware of why have been so busy, our NHS has been.  But we...

An alternative Christmas service

Only one of 19 jobs taken by the generous 16 volunteer controllers and riders who put their names down for a shift on Christmas Day. This one a run from Ysbyty Glan Clwyd to Alder Hey by our Chris from Wrexham....

All volunteer relay team running for our NHS

Yesterday saw the second relay this week of an urgent sample from Ysybyty Glan Clwyd to St James, Leeds This latest run involving ourselves, Merseyside & Cheshire Blood Bikes, Blood Bikes Manchester, and Whiteknights Yorkshire Blood Bikes. We don’t publicise our...

RIP Jim Kingsbury

Blood Bikes Wales are very sad to announce that we have sadly lost one of our former members Jim Kingsbury. Jim joined the charity in February 2016 and from the first moment was an active fundraiser and rider in our West area. Being a charge nurse himself he was no...
We’re still here

We’re still here

Whilst we were busy preparing for our AGM this number crept up on us. Another record-breaking month. Well done and thank you to all our volunteers and supporters that made this possible. And to our NHS, we are still here for you....