With the World Cup underway the NHS Blood and Transplant Service are appealing for more donors.
Donations tend to fall away in the summer and during big sporting events.
There are just three days left of National Blood Week and the service needs 200,000 new donors every year to replace those who can no longer donate.
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Pupils at Grasmere Primary School have been learning about politics, they've set up their own election so local residents can vote for them.
The latest round of polls from Lord Ashcroft show the Scottish National Party has experienced a surge in 'no' as well as 'yes' voting areas.
The latest polling from Lord Ashcroft suggests the SNP is pushing the Unionist parties hard in our region.