MP to hold Westminster debate on access to cancer treatment

Local MP Tim Farron will lead a debate in the House of Commons this Wednesday on the subject of access to cancer treatment for patients. Tim said: “It’s estimated that one in six of us will need radiotherapy to treat cancer at some point in our lives, but easy access to this treatment can depend entirely on a postcode lottery.
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One Response to “MP to hold Westminster debate on access to cancer treatment”

  1. John Gooderham

    I’m glad that in his final words, Tim Farron MP makes clear that this a problem in other parts of England. In the county of West Sussex, for example, with a population of 840,000, there are no radiotherapy facilities. So many more people are affected here, and some have to travel over an hour for radiotherapy