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Golfers club together to stop prostate cancer

15 Apr 2019

In the last year, the golfing community raised over £700,000 to help us beat prostate cancer, here we meet just a few of our supporters.

“If it wasn’t for Southend United I’m not sure where I’d be in two years”

12 Apr 2019

Keith Smith was diagnosed with prostate cancer after coming across football manager Chris Powell's work to raise awareness and now they meet for the first time.

Improving picture of mpMRI in Wales as petition triggers debate

28 Mar 2019

BLOG: Last year we asked supporters to sign a petition for better access to mpMRI scans in Wales. Our Policy Manager, Tim Windle, gives an update on the progress made so far.

"My proudest moments are when people say: 'Thank you for letting me take part in your study'."

25 Mar 2019

Men volunteering to take part in clinical trials are vital for improving treatments, including improving our understanding of the effects of hormone therapy.

"Being on a trial doesn't necessarily mean you'll see benefit, but somebody further down the line will"

22 Mar 2019

When Nick was offered chemotherapy to treat his advanced prostate cancer, he decided to take a different approach, and signed up to take part in a clinical trial. Read about his experience and find out about trials we’re funding near you with our brand new clinical trials map.

Behind the headlines: genetic testing and prostate cancer risk

20 Mar 2019

The role of genetic testing in prostate cancer prediction is unclear. We explain why and what you should do if you're worried about your risk of prostate cancer.

Unbelievable Jeff Stelling launches our 2019 March for Men events

11 Mar 2019

This year’s March for Men will be bigger than ever, as we come to Belfast, Birmingham and Cardiff for the first time, and an old friend joins us for a four-nation marathon challenge.

'Fantastic news' as health officials confirm Northern Ireland will finally get cancer strategy

7 Mar 2019

After years of us campaigning, Northern Ireland's Department of Health says it's now likely to develop a strategy for the only Home Nation without one – and we're making sure prostate cancer is a key part of it.

New Director of Research joins us to lead the next stage of our research programme

4 Mar 2019

Prostate Cancer UK appoints Dr David Montgomery to lead our research programme by bringing his experience in medicine and the pharmaceutical industry to help ensure that men get the benefits of breakthroughs in the lab as soon as possible.