Policy & Campaigning

Policy & Campaigning

Raise awareness of pancreatic cancer

Anna Jewell PCUK
Policy & Campaigning

Our community’s response to our biggest challenge

21 May 2020

Pancreatic cancer hasn’t stopped because of the pandemic, but neither have we.

Penny Murno with husband Andrew
Policy & Campaigning

Penny’s story

2 December 2019

"I'm passionate about sharing my story now that I’ve reached the ‘golden one per cent'"

Policy & Campaigning

Taking purple to another level

29 November 2019

Chris shares her story of hope after being diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in 2015.

Symptoms

St Pancras International changes its name…

21 November 2019

St Pancras International changes its name to St Pancreas for World Pancreatic Cancer Day 2019

Policy & Campaigning

We need to listen to the voices of those affected by pancreatic cancer

13 November 2019

Anna Jewell, Director of Support, Research & Influencing at Pancreatic Cancer UK blogs about the need to listen to the voices of those affected by pancreatic cancer and the survey Pancreatic Cancer UK commissioned to evidence those needs.

Media

Deadliest cancers have received just 7% of research funding over 10 years

11 November 2019

The Less Survivable Cancers Taskforce is calling on the government to end the vicious cycle of research neglect.

Policy & Campaigning

Demand Faster Treatment – a year of campaigning for change

10 October 2019

Over 100,000 of you took part in our petition, and we’ve been working non-stop to turn this people power into action

Symptoms

I class myself as a lucky man

24 May 2019

Chris was quickly diagnosed with pancreatic cancer and, fortunately, was able to have life-saving surgery. Passionate about raising awareness, he is now backing our Unite-Diagnose-SaveLives campaign. 

Policy & Campaigning

Early diagnosis: a doctor’s perspective

17 May 2019

A&E doctor, Harriet Evans writes in support of our Unite-Diagnose-SaveLives campaign by sharing the story of how she lost her dad to pancreatic cancer.

Policy & Campaigning

No-deal Brexit – and pancreatic cancer

26 March 2019

We looked at all the information to see what Brexit could mean for the pancreatic cancer community. Accessing the impact of no deal for patients access to medicines and participation in clinical trials.

Policy & Campaigning

Demand Faster Treatment goes to Stormont

11 March 2019

Read our blog about the Demand Faster Treatment petition hand-in at Stormont in Northern Ireland