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Phuket ramps up Christmas blood drive



PHUKET: The Phuket Regional Blood Center is stepping up its blood donation campaign in the run-up to the”Seven Days of Danger”, when more supplies will be needed to meet an expected increase in road accidents over the holidays.

The Phuket chapter of the Thai Red Cross Society has announced that the center’s mobile blood collection clinic will accept donations at the following locations and times:


December 7, 9am-3pm: Phuket Immigration Office

December 9, 9am-3pm: British International School

December 14, 12pm-4pm: The Nap Hotel, Patong

December 16, 10am-3pm: Labor Court Region 8, Phuket Town

December 20, 10am-3pm: Robinson Department Store at Jungceylon, Patong

December 21, 12pm-4pm: Royal Phuket City Hotel

December 23, 10am-3pm: Prince of Songkla University, Phuket Campus

December 24, 12pm-6pm: Central Festival Phuket

December 28, 10am-3pm: Duangjitt Resort Hotel, Patong

Phang Nga

December 1, 9am-12pm: Royal Thai Navy base at Tub Lamu

December 17, 9am-12pm: Kuraburi District Office

December 27, 9am-12pm: Klok Kloy Agricultural Office; 1pm-4pm: Takua Tung Community Hall


December 3, 8:30am-2pm: Krabi Governor’s house, Krabi Town

December 8, 8.30am-12pm: Klongtom Ratrangsans School and Panombenja School

December 12, 8:30am-12pm: Krabi Meritime Hotel

December 15, 8:30am-12pm: Muang Krabi School

December 22, 8.30am-12pm: Krabi Kanchanapisek Wittayalai School

— Samaporn Janyanon


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