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Spending Review 2015: will it affect research and cancer?

Category: Science blog November 25, 2015

We respond to today’s Spending Review and outline what the announcement means for cancer services in the NHS and for science.

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Reforming NICE and the Cancer Drugs Fund – four key changes we want to see

Category: Science blog November 19, 2015

As NHS England and NICE put forward proposals to reform the way cancer drugs are approved and paid for, we outline our thinking on this controversial topic

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Unacceptable cancer waiting times are testing patients’ patience

Category: Science blog November 12, 2015

Today’s new data on cancer waiting times paint an alarming picture – we take a detailed look at what the statistics show.

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NCRI cancer conference day 1: prostate cancer drugs and early diagnosis

Category: Science blog November 1, 2015

We pick out our highlights from day one of the NCRI cancer conference.

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Harriet Watson: “Why should patients have to wait so long for a colonoscopy?”

Category: Science blog October 14, 2015

Consultant colorectal nurse, Harriet Watson, responds to our latest report on NHS endoscopy services and the Government’s backing of England’s cancer plan.

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New data on how patients are diagnosed – what does it tell us?

Category: Science blog September 16, 2015

We look at welcome new stats published today, show that the number of cancer patients diagnosed in an emergency is falling.

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Great news as Government signals backing for cancer plan

Category: Science blog September 13, 2015

Our reaction to today’s announcement from the Department of Health, to back some key elements of the recent cancer strategy

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