Keep up to date with our latest news on brain tumours, including charity updates, blog posts and research developments
04 Sept. 2019
This morning saw the release of the annual results from the English National Cancer Patient Experience Survey for 2018.
23 Aug. 2019
Announced today, this fund will make Scotland the first country in the UK to offer cancer patients guaranteed emotional, practical and financial advice.
20 Aug. 2019
The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) published draft recommendations regarding the use of cannabis-based medicinal products in England on 8 August 2019 which are unfortunately disappointing.
15 Aug. 2019
Survival after a high-grade brain tumour diagnosis is slowly improving according to new figures from the Office for National Statistics.
11 July 2019
A quick update on just some of the activities our Policies and Public Affairs team have been involved in so far this year.
18 June 2019
Our Policy & Public Affairs Officer, Helena Brown, reports from Scotland
14 June 2019
In February, we co-signed a joint letter with other cancer charities to the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care which outlined concerns regarding cancer research in the UK ...
13 June 2019
Earlier this month, NHS England released their ‘Interim NHS People’s Plan’ detailing what measures will be implemented in and ahead of their full workforce proposal
24 May 2019
The Health Secretary, Matt Hancock, has spoken today of his frustration at slow progress towards embracing digital technology in the NHS.
03 May 2019
The Brain Tumour Charity held the first ever roundtable on brain tumours in Wales, bringing together a wide range of stakeholders within the brain tumour community to discuss what needs ...
12 April 2019
NHS England are currently running a questionnaire to find out more about people’s experiences of Personal Health Budgets, which could feed into and shape the future of personalised healthcare
07 March 2019
Fife council announced today the adoption of the award-winning symptom campaigns
01 March 2019
With just over a month until Brexit, the Government are steadfastly working to ensure the UK secures a suitable deal with the EU
08 Feb. 2019
The Scottish Government is currently calling for views on its vision for the future of care and support for people with neurological conditions in Scotland
29 Jan. 2019
The Cardiff and Vale University Health Board are planning to start using 5-ALA (5-Amino-Levulinic Acid) for eligible brain tumour patients by the end of the financial year
23 Jan. 2019
Leading brain tumour experts and campaigners joined the family and friends of Tessa Jowell yesterday to mark the progress made in her name since she pledged to improve the lives ...
10 Jan. 2019
Cameron, our Head of Policy and Public Affairs, discusses the detail contained within the NHS Long Term Plan and what it means for brain tumour patients in England.
07 Jan. 2019
Implementation of the NHS Long Term Plan