Irish Blood Transfusion Service—3000 units of blood are required every week. 1000 people receive blood or a blood product every week. 1:4 of our population require blood at some point in their life. 3% only of our population give blood. The Irish Blood Transfusion Service will be holding a in the West County Hotel, Ennis from Monday 7th to Thursday 10th November inclusive. Time: 5pm – 8pm and also on Monday 14th November. Time 2pm—5pm.