Dr Peter Rowe from the South West Transplant Centre at Derriford Hospital, Plymouth, explains the need for kidney transplants as a preferred option to dialysis.
On tonight's ITV News West Country at 6pm we have a full report on a kidney transplant from a living donor - a type of surgery pioneered at Derriford Hospital.
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Showery and breezy for the rest of Sunday and overnight. Touches of rural frost first thing Monday. Lows of 3-5 degrees.
Remaining windy for the rest of Sunday with a risk of showers. On Monday, winds die down but a risk of showers. Temperatures staying mild.
Fewer showers pushing in. Gusts up to 40mph. Highs of 11-12 degrees. Overnight, winds will ease off. Monday, improving but showers later.