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“To be honest, I was a bit annoyed by my prostate cancer. I was just approaching retirement”

24 Oct 2018

Nominated by Bill Louden, his best friend for 60 years, Alan Rew has just been announced as McEwan's fourth McNificent Man in our fundraising and awareness partnership with the Scottish brewer. He tells us about overcoming prostate cancer in 2015, how Tai Chi has helped him and why Bill is such a good friend.

MANarama campaign raises £150k in six weeks for our vital work

17 Oct 2018

Vanarama's historic rebrand of the National League is hailed for raising huge awareness of prostate cancer, as well as donations from every vehicle leased, with Kevin Webber joining the cheque presentation on Non-League Day.

Opening up about the mental toll of prostate cancer and how to cope with it

10 Oct 2018

To mark World Mental Health Day, we're highlighting the often overlooked emotional impacts of prostate cancer. We spoke to men with the disease about their mental health challenges and ask what their, our Specialist Nurses' and your tips are for maintaining your emotional wellbeing.

Bill Turnbull pays tribute to late Wycombe Wanderers hero as he continues cancer treatment

5 Oct 2018

We caught up with the former BBC Breakfast presenter and Chairboys fan at Adams Park, where he gave a pre-match speech in memory of Howard Kennedy after the club legend's recent death from prostate cancer.

easyJet crew badge up with our Man of Men as life-saving collaboration takes off

1 Oct 2018

Europe’s leading airline, easyJet, is launching a six-week campaign onboard planes in a bid to fund cutting-edge research into prostate cancer and breast cancer.

Rivals on the pitch, united off it: Hoops and Lions team up in support of us ahead of derby clash

19 Sep 2018

Bragging rights are at stake in tonight’s cross-capital Championship clash – but off the field, both QPR and Millwall have joined forces in the fight against prostate cancer.

Record-breaker flags off fleet of classic Jaguars on third round-Britain drive for prostate cancer

17 Sep 2018

Almost a hundred E-type sports cars are set to tour Britain on the latest 'Round Britain Coastal Drive' to raise awareness and money for us on a 19-day, 4,000-mile road-trip of a lifetime. We meet some of the drivers and a very special guest at a rain-swept start-line on the Welsh coast.

“What made the chemo side effects tolerable was knowing they'd be good for the film!”

17 Sep 2018

When Jeremy Nicholl was diagnosed with incurable prostate cancer last year, the 60-year-old photographer decided to film himself undergoing treatment with early docetaxel and hormone therapy, releasing them online as a series called My Beautiful Cancer. We talk to him about why the filming helped him cope with his symptoms and what the public reaction has been to his starkly honest videos.

Lease a van, save a man and back our new life-saving partnership with 'Manarama' National League

13 Sep 2018

The Vanarama National League is re-branding to Manarama for a month as the vehicle-hire firm kicks off a campaign to raise £150k for us. Find out how you can get involved.

Unexpected surge in men getting checked after Fry announcement

6 Sep 2018

NHS England Deputy Chief Executive Matthew Swindells reportedly stated that Stephen Fry’s prostate cancer diagnosis had led to a surge in referrals to NHS services which contributed to missed waiting time targets.