I have already donated a kidney to a stranger. But I would never want to choose my recipient even if I could.
Not for me to play God as to who is more deserving to receive it. The next person on the waiting list who is a match should be the one to get a transplant.
We don't need two kidneys. Neither one works to its fullest capacity and when we donate one, the other kidney ups its performance.
Tonight: The Kindness of Strangers ITV1, Thursday 7:30pm.
In the US patients have found a controversial way of persuading people to donate a kidney, and the emotional appeals are coming to Britain.
A website is launching to allow patients to plead for a kidney donor. It may persuade more people to donate as they choose who receives it.