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The friends of Kate Griffin, who suffers from leukaemia, have held a registration event to get more people signed up as bone marrow donors.
Wendy Pritchard and Caroline Portlock say they simply had to try to get more people registered as donors, and today's event was the best way to do that.
A registration event has been held in Derby for a mother of three who needs a bone marrow transplant.
The event took place in Pride Park in Derby, for 39-year-old, Kate Griffin, who was diagnosed with acute myloid leukaemia in October 2012.
The event was organised by her friends, where people could register for the donor list by giving a swab sample.
A mother-of three from Derbyshire is in desperate need of a bone marrow transplant after she was diagnosed with Leukaemia while pregnant with her third daughter.
During a routine blood test, Kate Griffin, 39, was found to have acute myloid leukaemia in October 2013 while 34 weeks pregnant. Five days later her daughter Nancy was delivered through an emergency caesarean and Mrs Griffin started having chemotherapy.
After four rounds of treatment the 39-year-old from Chesterfield went into remission in April, but last month doctors confirmed the blood disease had returned, and she now needs a stem cell donation taken from a bone marrow match in order to save her life.
Today a registration event is being held at Derby's Pride Park to try to find a suitable donor.
It's taking place at the Starbucks in the retail park, until 2pm.