Big Give 2022 – Christmas Appeal

25 November 2022

A diagnosis of Head and Neck cancer can make it hard to feel hopeful. People sometimes focus on what Head and Neck cancer makes us lose; our ability to look to…

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NHS worker diagnosed with cancer urges men to talk to each other about worrying symptoms

19 November 2022

Father and young son launch appeal for International Men’s Day encouraging men to talk about cancer. An NHS worker forced to endure months of painful treatment after being diagnosed with…

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World Kindness Day 2022

13 November 2022

World Kindness Day 2022 Oracle Cancer Trust Ambassador Robert Shaw shares his story from earlier this year… “On Wednesday 3rd August we went to see my consultant for results of…

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The Oracle Cancer Trust Peter Rhys Evans Scholarship

31 October 2022

Oracle Cancer Trust is delighted to announce a new scholarship scheme for senior Head and Neck Cancer Trainees  Oracle Cancer Trust is delighted to announce a new scholarship scheme for…

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Memorial Service to commemorate the life of Peter Rhys Evans

30 October 2022

A memorial to celebrate and commemorate the life of our late Chairman Peter Rhys Evans who passed away in June 2022 is being arranged for early 2023. If you would…

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Oracle Cancer Trust is the UK's leading national charity dedicated to head and neck cancer.

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Key Facts - Head and Neck Cancer

33 people

The number of people diagnosed every day with head and neck cancer in the UK

4th most common cancer in MEN

Head and neck cancer is now the 4th most common cancer in men and 6th overall yet awareness of the signs and symptoms is extremely poor


The number of people diagnosed with head and neck cancer every year in the UK. Sadly many will be diagnosed when their cancer is at an advanced stage

2% of research funding

Head and neck cancer receives less than 2% of research funding in the UK despite being one of the fastest growing cancer types

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Oracle Cancer Trust is a registered charity in England and Wales (1142037). A company limited by guarantee. Registered company in England and Wales (7125497). Registered address: 80 Coombe Road, New Malden KT3 4QS