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UK Needs Bold Leadership to Cure Cancer

"We're not trying to make incremental change here, we're trying to get to a quantum leap on the path to a cure."
Joe Biden, Vice President, US
It's time now for UK politicians to step up to the plate and show bold leadership.

Cancer Drugs Priced Out of Reach

News about a promising new breast cancer treatment combining Herceptin and Tyverb is dampened by the prospect that the drugs may be too expensive for the NHS.

Campaign Launch

"Through this campaign I hope that together we can bring about change that redresses the balance between profits and public health in cancer drug development." - John Piears, Campaign Founder

Sign Our Petition

Please sign our petition calling on the UK Government to reform the whole process for developing cancer drugs, so that it focuses on maximising benefits for patients rather than profits.
This is the single most important thing you can do to help.

Share Our Campaign

This issue is probably the single biggest obstacle to beating cancer sooner, so please help us to raise awareness of it as widely as possible by sharing the link to this website with your friends and family. The more awareness we can raise, the more hope there is for change.    

Write To Your MP

Please write to your MP to help us get these issues discussed in parliament.  It's very easy to do this online and we have a sample letter you can use if you wish.

Stay Informed

Register for updates on the campaign and we'll keep you informed by email of significant developments. You can help by passing on news of the campaign to your friends and family.