This section of our website is currently under further development. We want to make it as useful as possible for professionals and other colleagues who provide cancer care, advice and support. Click here to contact the Alliance and let us know the sort of information you would want to find here. In the meantime, please read on......Professor Sean Duffy, Cancer Alliance Clinical Lead

FIT Testing - Guidance On Two Week Wait And Low Risk

Faecal immunotherapy testing (FIT) testing has now been launched across the whole of West Yorkshire and Harrogate, for patients who present with bowel symptoms but who after assessment are deemed by their GP to be low risk.

Click here to access the guidance for GPs on two-week wait and low risk.

Free Online Cancer Education For Primary Care - Gateway C

A new online cancer education website, already being used by 1,200 other primary care staff across the UK, is now available for free to primary care professionals in West Yorkshire and Harrogate Cancer Alliance, with funding from Health Education England.

GatewayC is an interactive online portal with a range of courses supporting early diagnosis and living with and beyond cancer, and key areas including lung and colorectal cancers. The learning is designed to support primary care staff in the early detection of cancer, support 28 and 62 day pathways and improve the patient experience of the referral process.

To register for your free account or for more information, watch the video below and visit

E-Learning Module for GPs - Detecting Cancer in Children and Young People

Teenage Cancer Trust has created a module in partnership with Clic Sargent and the Royal College of General Practitioners to help GPs and healthcare professionals spot the signs of cancer in young people and boost professional development.

Complete the 30-minute e-learning module now at

Posters: NHS England Early Diagnosis Event - Manchester, September 2018

View the early diagnosis project posters from West Yorkshire and Harrogate on display at the national event:

Airedale Multidisciplinary Diagnostic Centre - ACE Wave 2 pilot

Bradford Haematuria Pathway

Bradford Straight To Test Colorectal Pathway

Harrogate Rapid Process Improvement Workshop for Implementation of Cancer Timed Pathways

Introduction of a Smokefree Hospital Environment As Part Of Lung Health Check Programme

Yorkshire Cancer Research/Cancer Alliance Bursary Scheme