Policy & Campaigning

Mahika sitting in her living room looking to camera.
Policy & Campaigning

Stand with Mihika to fight for early diagnosis

14 June 2022

You may recognise Mihika as one of the faces of our Unite, Diagnose, Save Lives campaign that launched last week. Like so many of our loved ones, Mihika’s husband Jay heard these devastating words when he was finally diagnosed; “Sorry it’s too late. We can’t save you.”

Policy & Campaigning

Our response to the Scotland Cancer Strategy consultation

8 June 2022

During April and May 2022, the Scottish Government ran a public consultation on a new national cancer strategy. Find out what we're calling for in our response.

War on Cancer
 

What we want to see in the 10-year cancer plan

30 March 2022

Back in February, the Government announced a ‘War on Cancer’, the main weapon of which is a new 10 year Cancer Plan which will take us through to 2032 and aim to transform cancer care across the UK.  

House of Lords
Policy & Campaigning

PERT in the spotlight

Emily Waller
Policy & Campaigning

A New ‘War on Cancer’

25 January 2022

Emily from our Policy and Campaigns team blogs about the Health Secretary’s commitment to waging a new ‘war on cancer’ and how this should look for pancreatic cancer.

Our supporter at the Senedd in Wales
Policy & Campaigning

We took PERT to parliament!

Policy & Campaigning

Representing Less Survival Cancers in Parliament

29 November 2021

On 10th November, we joined forces with the Less Survivable Cancer Taskforce to give evidence to the Health and Social Care Committee, addressing the dire outcomes for certain cancer types in the UK, including pancreatic cancer.

Our supporter at the Senedd in Wales
Policy & Campaigning

Let’s take PERT to parliament!

Anna Jewell PCUK
 

Our response to calls for cancer nurse funding as shortage leaves health professionals struggling to deliver vital care

8 September 2021

Our director of Support, Research and Influencing at Pancreatic Cancer UK, Anna Jewell, responds to the call for a ring-fenced Cancer Nurse Training Fund.

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Policy & Campaigning

Join our first Campaigns Community event

 

Our response to reports of disruption to pancreatic cancer services in Northern Ireland

3 August 2021

Our Head of Scotland and Northern Ireland, Dawn Crosby, responds to reports of disruption to pancreatic cancer services in Northern Ireland.

Policy & Campaigning

NHS England announce audit of pancreatic cancer treatment and care

21 May 2021

Pancreatic Cancer UK's Head of Policy, Intelligence and Campaigns, Danni Manzi, responds to NHS England's announcement.