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The ten defining moments in health and cancer policy from 2015

Category: Science blog December 21, 2015 Comments are closed

We look back on a busy year for health and cancer policy.

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Spending Review 2015: will it affect research and cancer?

Category: Science blog November 25, 2015 2 comments

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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Decision time for new EU rules on how researchers use personal data

Category: Science blog November 19, 2015 Comments are closed

We update on the progress of an important EU law that could affect how cancer research is carried out in Europe.

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Four reasons why the Government needs to keep spending money on science

Category: Science blog September 8, 2015 1 comment

We outline why the Government needs to protect the amount of money is spends on science and research.

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Cancer waiting time targets – simply not good enough

Category: Science blog May 20, 2015 1 comment

Today’s new cancer waiting time data are the worst since records began, and paint a gloomy picture of deteriorating cancer services. We take a closer look.

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Dame Sally Davies: ‘We can make research a statement, not a question’

Category: Science blog May 19, 2015 Comments are closed

Professor Dame Sally Davies is England’s Chief Medical Officer. This is her reaction to our new report, published this morning,…

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Proposed cuts to Europe’s research budget – why we’re fighting back

Category: Science blog May 18, 2015 Comments are closed

We explain why a set of proposed cuts to the European research budget could be bad news for the UK research scene.

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Election 2015: What does the result mean for cancer?

Category: Science blog May 13, 2015 4 comments

As the dust settles on an unexpected election result, we look at what the UK’s new political landscape means for political action against cancer.

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What have we done to Cross Cancer Out ahead of the General Election?

Category: Science blog May 6, 2015 1 comment

We look back on our General Election campaign, covering all the different ways we’ve been asking election candidates to help Cross Cancer Out.

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Election 2015: what are the parties from Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland saying about cancer?

Category: Science blog April 24, 2015 Comments are closed

We’ve been looking at the party manifestos from the devolved nations – here’s what’s being said about cancer, health and research.

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