From the Heart: saving lives

We are launching a new campaign to help save thousands of lives and we want your help. There are currently 10,000 people waiting for a transplant - but life is a lottery on the transplant list. We are also using the new QR Code to spread the word.

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Full report: Thousands sign up for organ donor register

Back in February, we appealed for your help to save lives and your response has been incredible. Our From the Heart campaign aimed to increase the number of people on the organ donation register. You signed up in your thousands.

The number of people registering in the Meridian region was particularly high. Stacey Poole looks back at the plight of those on the transplant list - and the difference that organ donation can make.

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