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We work closely with all media, so if you are doing a story on any aspect of breast cancer care or support, we’re here to help. We can put you in touch with people with breast cancer who would be happy to share their story, as well as expert Breast Cancer Care spokespeople for comment. We also provide stats, facts and other resources to help you. Journalists and anyone wishing to become a media volunteer only, please contact us on:

press@breastcancercare.org.uk
Office hours: 0345 092 0807
Out of hours: 07702 901 334
ISDN (APTX G722): 0345 092 0812 or 020 7928 6265
Any other enquiries  including fundraising please contact reception: 0345 092 0800

Real life stories

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If you’d like to find out more then please get in touch with our press team at press@breastcancercare.org.uk

Press releases and clinical statements

The majority (88%) of younger women with a breast cancer diagnosis are not being referred to a fertility clinic to discuss the possibility of freezing eggs or embryos ahead of treatment[1], according to new Breast Cancer Care research.  ...

Post date: 21 November 2014

Yesterday NICE announced they are updating their guidance to better support GPs and other primary healthcare professionals, and ultimately improve early diagnosis rates. In response Samia al Qadhi, Chief Executive at Breast Cancer Care, says:

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Post date: 20 November 2014

On Sunday 23rd November, Breast Cancer Care ambassador Alexandra Burke will sing the national anthem to over 55,000 attendees to kick-off the England vs Germany women’s game at Wembley Stadium connected by EE. Wembley Stadium will be awash with pink to raise awareness for the charity which is working in partnership with The FA to make the nation aware of the signs and symptoms of breast cancer.

The match marks the first time that the...

Post date: 19 November 2014

In response to yesterday's announcement that many breast cancer medicines, including Perjeta, Kadcyla and Eribulin, are up for re-evaluation within the Cancer Drugs Fund, Diana Jupp, Director of Services and Campaigns at Breast Cancer Care said:


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Post date: 13 November 2014

Samia al Qadhi, Chief Executive at Breast Cancer Care, says:

"We are thrilled that Breakthrough Breast Cancer and Breast Cancer Campaign have decided to merge. Together both charities will help advance medical research and put an end to breast cancer.

"However we must not forget that there are 570,000 women living with cancer in the UK who need our support now to cope with the brutal impact of their...

Post date: 12 November 2014