Our busy Media and PR Team provide journalists with the most
up-to-date and precise information on all aspects of prostate
cancer, as quickly as possible. We deliver expert responses to the
latest developments in prostate cancer research, as well as facts,
figures and spokespeople to guide you through the issues
surrounding the disease.
We also have access to around 150 people across the UK who have
been affected by prostate cancer, and are willing to share their
experiences with the media - our Media Talkers scheme.
In the Media Centre, you will find all our latest news releases
and comments, as well as the resources you need to shape an
article, including facts, statistics and profiles of our spokespeople. If you do need
any further information, you can also find the contact
details for the Media and PR Team who will be able to
Please note that the Media Centre is a tool for journalists. For
all other enquiries, please contact the Prostate Cancer UK
switchboard on 020 8222 7622.
Prostate Cancer UK’s Board of Trustees has appointed the next Chair of its rapidly expanding organisation. William Russell will take on the role in October at an exciting time for the charity as it builds up the momentum in its fight to transform the landscape of men’s health.
New drug for the treatment of men with advanced prostate cancer who are no longer responding to hormone therapy or chemotherapy ‘enzalutamide’ has been licensed for use in Europe, including the UK. The drug, also known as MDV3100 can offer men in the final stages of the disease over four extra months of life on average.
Actress Rebecca Front (The Thick of It, Grandma’s House, Lewis) and comedian and writer David Schneider have teamed up to review one of the hottest movies on the block, ‘Father’s Day’, made for Prostate Cancer UK and starring Ray Winstone, John Simm, Tamzin Outhwaite, Charles Dance and Neil Stuke.