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As prostate cancer deaths hit all-time high, we renew our MANifesto

16 Jan 2020

Our response to new data showing prostate cancer deaths hit a record high of 12,000 in one year.

Ones to watch in 2020

10 Jan 2020

From quiz boffins to marchers and singers, these are the people using their passion to stop prostate cancer being a killer.

2019 in 12 big moments

31 Dec 2019

Thanks to you, 2019 was a phenomenal year for prostate cancer research breakthroughs. And with 15,356 contacts to our Specialist Nurses it was also our biggest ever year for our support services too.

10 fun ways to help deliver a prostate cancer vaccine this Christmas

29 Nov 2019

This Christmas, we're trying to harness the power of the immune system to fight prostate cancer for the first time. We need your help to raise a million pounds to fund potentially ground-breaking research.

Brookside legend Dean Sullivan reveals he was treated for prostate cancer

26 Nov 2019

Ahead of hosting our Carol concert in Liverpool this December, legendary British actor Dean Sullivan, known for playing lovable rogue Jimmy Corkhill in Brookside, speaks about his treatment and diagnosis.

Bernie would be thrilled to know he’s part of raising £1 million this Christmas.

7 Nov 2019

Sue McDermott talks about her husband Bernie's commitment to new research, and how Christmas is different without him around.

Meet the legends whose powerful words about prostate cancer are emblazoned on a one-off football

25 Oct 2019

This bright blue and orange Vanarama X Prostate Cancer UK match ball is the first time ever a one-off ball has been used in a Non-League fixture, and it's emblazoned with messages from four Prostate Cancer UK legends.

Bill Turnbull: on chemo and the making of his documentary, Staying Alive

22 Oct 2019

Ahead of tonight's documentary we spoke to our ambassador Bill Turnbull about diagnosis, chemotherapy and the Turnbull/Fry effect.

Prostate cancer nurse: how walking football helped me cope with my own diagnosis

26 Sep 2019

Rob is a seriously good goalkeeper and a clinical nurse specialist who found out he had prostate cancer a few months ago. He spoke to us about how his expertise helped him calm his family's worries, and how walking football helped him feel himself again (while earning some international caps).