Oesophageal Cancer Risk Patients To Benefit From Cancer Alliance Innovation Work

Patients at risk of oesophageal cancer across West Yorkshire and Harrogate will benefit from a share of £16million funding from the UK Industrial Strategy Fund and Cancer Research…

Published on: Monday 6th July 2020

Latest Guidance On Shielding Issued

The UK Government has set out a roadmap for the clinically extremely vulnerable on the future of the shielding programme.

For now, the guidance remains the same – stay at home…

Published on: Monday 22nd June 2020

Public Confidence In Cancer Services Is Crucial To Future Outcomes

Latest blog from Professor Sean Duffy, WYH Cancer Alliance Clinical Lead

Published on: Friday 22nd May 2020

Pontefract Hospital To Become Dedicated Cancer Centre

Pontefract Hospital is to be temporarily developed as a dedicated cancer centre to care for people who need diagnosis or surgery for suspected cancers during the COVID-19 outbreak

Published on: Tuesday 19th May 2020

Helpline Support For People With Cancer - Maggie's and Leeds Teaching Hospitals

A helpline to support cancer patients and carers during the current COVID-19 outbreak has been set up by Leeds Teaching Hospital Trust and Maggie’s.

Published on: Monday 4th May 2020

Watch The Video - Help Us Help You Get The Cancer Care You Need

A short film clip from Professor Sean Duffy encouraging those concerned about possible cancer signs and symptoms to access advice from their GP.

Published on: Wednesday 29th April 2020

Seek Help For Cancer Symptoms - The NHS Is Still Here To Help

Professor Sean Duffy backs the national campaign to encourage people to have their possible cancer symptoms checked out as research shows public concern around coronavirus

Published on: Wednesday 29th April 2020

Second Mobile Cancer Unit Helps Cancer Patients At Airedale Hospital

A second mobile cancer care unit is in place at Airedale Hospital to help care for patients with cancer during the COVID-19 outbreak.
The new mobile unit, or 'cancer bus' as the…

Published on: Tuesday 21st April 2020

Health And Care Professionals Urged To Refer Most Vulnerable To NHS Volunteers Scheme

​Health and social care professionals in England are being encouraged to refer individuals highly vulnerable to coronavirus for support through the NHS Volunteer Responders scheme.

Published on: Friday 17th April 2020

Yorkshire Radiology Services Transformed By New Image Sharing Technology

Radiology services across Yorkshire and the Humber are to be transformed by new technology which allows organisations to view patient images and reports across seven NHS hospital…

Published on: Friday 17th April 2020