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The work continues

The work continues

The start of another month and we're off and running. Controller Stephen overseeing a relay from Ysbyty Glan Clwyd to Jimmy's in Leeds and a first handover to our neighbours in Merseyside & Cheshire Blood Bikes. Tomorrow controller Conrad will be overseeing a 2...

Another busy month for our volunteers

Another busy month for our volunteers

We did it, we hit 700 jobs with 9 days left in June, but now we can show the total breakdown for June, we hit over 800 jobs! Our work would not be possible without the support from our members, and you, our supporters, who have been keeping us going with your messages...

3-way relay

3-way relay

Relays are not uncommon. A 3-way relay is unusual though. Controller Steve arranged this urgent relay on Saturday 27th June with our Wrexham rider Phil, Merseyside & Cheshire Blood Bikes, and Blood Bikes Manchester. We are aware of the life-changing outcome that...

It’s what we do but …. wow!

It’s what we do but …. wow!

In April we broke our all-time record for jobs completed.  In May this was surpassed by some margin with 693 jobs completed.  Today, 21st June with 9 days left in the month we have passed 700 jobs. I think I speak for all of Blood Bikes Wales, indeed all Blood Bikers...

Volunteer groups pass the baton in 190 mile relay

Volunteer groups pass the baton in 190 mile relay

Last Friday, 12th June our duty controller Helen took a call from Morriston Pathology Lab asking for us to courier some samples to Great Ormond Street Hospital the following Wednesday.  Within a few minutes, Helen had contacted controllers of 2 other Blood Bikes...

693 jobs in May!

693 jobs in May!

April was a record-breaking month for the charity as we completed 514 jobs for our NHS. May has surpassed even that impressive total. 693 jobs!!! Every single job was free of charge to our NHS.  Every single job was made possible by a team comprised entirely of...

Bank Holiday?

Bank Holiday?

An unusual Bank Holiday this weekend. Not only has it moved to Friday but we cannot participate in our normal holiday activities. Our volunteers will be busy though as we have doubled up on many shifts. Between Friday and Sunday 57 volunteers will in total contribute...

Another milestone on our journey

Another milestone on our journey

We've been so busy totting up April we forgot to mark another milestone. The total number of jobs completed since we started our service passed 17,000 on Friday night!

More new services introduced

More new services introduced

Further to previous posts about our service developing to assist our NHS. After assessing demand we will now be running a second daytime rider in our East area on weekends. The standard shift will continue to take care of the scheduled (business as usual) runs whilst...

Its What We Do

Its What We Do

We shared with you all a few days ago that we hit an important milestone in the charity's history, where we hit 500 jobs in one month.  Well the month is over now so we want to share with you a breakdown of what we have done over the month. We have increased our...

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