Nicholas Crace
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83-year-old becomes UK's oldest living kidney donor

An 83-year-old man has become the oldest person in the UK to donate a kidney while still being alive, the NHS Blood and Transplant service has said.

Nicholas Crace, from Overton in Hampshire, is also the oldest "altruistic" kidney donor - he will never meet the recipient of his organ.

The BBC's Jon Kay has been to meet him.

  • 17 May 2012