Together we will beat cancer


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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Election 2015: what are the parties saying about cancer?

Category: Science blog April 17, 2015 7 comments

We open up the various political party manifestos and see what they are saying about cancer and research.

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How the NHS could improve cancer survival over the next five years

Category: Science blog March 3, 2015 Comments are closed

Last Friday was the deadline to submit evidence to NHS England’s Cancer Taskforce – and we, like many others, put in a response. Read what it included.

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My role as independent chair of the Cancer Strategy Taskforce

Category: Science blog January 11, 2015 8 comments

Our chief executive, Harpal Kumar, has been invited to be the independent chair of a new Cancer Strategy Taskforce – here he explains what that will involve.

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Our highlights from 2014

Category: Science blog December 22, 2014 11 comments

We look back over 2014 and pick out a selection of highlights from our groundbreaking research and policy and campaigning work.

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“I want to make sure that radiotherapy is accessible to everyone” – Elizabeth’s story

Category: Science blog December 12, 2014 2 comments

Cancer Campaigns Ambassador Elizabeth Bailey shares her personal story of breast cancer and why she campaigns for Government to improve access to radiotherapy.

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A welcome review of how treatments get to patients

Category: Science blog December 8, 2014 1 comment

The UK Government has announced it will review the process for getting new cancer treatments to patients more quickly – so what happens next?

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A new campaign to safeguard personal data use in research

Category: Science blog December 5, 2014 Comments are closed

We’ve launched a new campaign to ensure the EU Data Protection Regulation works in the interest of researchers, patients and the public

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What does the Autumn Statement mean for cancer research?

Category: Science blog December 5, 2014 1 comment

Our Policy and Public Affairs team take a look at the announcements made in the Autumn Statement and how they might impact our research and patient care.

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