38 East Yorkshire people are waiting for organ transplants

NHS Blood and Transplant have released the figures, which show record numbers of organ donors nationally.

New figures have revealed that 13 people from East Yorkshire donated lifesaving organs following their death last year.

However, 38 people from East Yorkshire are still on the transplant waiting list.

Sarah Whittingham, who's a Team Manager at the Yorkshire Organ Donation team, says that it's important to sign up to the register

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