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2022 News

  • Cancer Strategy

    Published on: 30 November 2022

    The East of England Cancer Strategy sets out our ambition to improve cancer services for patients, carers and staff over the next five years.

  • NHS fast tracks life-extending prostate cancer drug to patients

    Published on: 28 November 2022

    Around 9,000 men with one of the most advanced forms of prostate cancer will be eligible for a new life-extending treatment thanks to a fast tracked deal by the NHS.

  • A tribute to Glenn Edge

    Published on: 21 November 2022

    Tributes have been paid to Glenn Edge, OBE BSc RAF, a member of the East of England Cancer Alliances Patient Partnership Group, who died on Thursday 3rd November 2022.