ITV's 'Stand By Your Man' campaign, along with Prostate Cancer UK, is aiming to raise awareness of the disease among men and women.
TV presenter Julia Bradbury's father tells ITV News about how his daughter urged him to go to the doctor - who discovered prostate cancer.
As part of ITV's Stand By Your Man Father’s Day campaign, all this week we are featuring the issue of Prostate Cancer.
Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital's NHS Foundation Trust has launched an appeal to raise £600,000. The money will be used to treat more cancer patients with a type of radiotherapy which reduces treatment times and also means some patients can be treated closer to home.
The money raised through the Targeted Radiotherapy Appeal will also be used to reconfigure some of the existing rooms in the Colney Centre and to provide state-of-the-art facilities for people undergoing internal radiotherapy.
The new facilities will also allow more patients to benefit from the treatment.
ITV Anglia's very own Jonathan Wills wowed crowds at a charity event with a display of dancing.
Jonathan attended the Keeping Abreast cancer charity's fashion event in Norwich last night. His smooth moves raised £200 for the charity.
You can read more about the event here.
New figures reveal our region has some of the highest rates of the most dangerous form of skin cancer in the country.
It's those in their fifties who are affected with four people in the East of England diagnosed every week with malignant melanoma. Natalie Gray reports
Four people in the region are diagnosed with skin cancer every week, according to new figures from Cancer Research UK.
The study, released today says that the rates for malignant melanoma in the region - the deadliest form of skin cancer - are higher than average for the UK.
Across Britain rates of malignant melanoma in people in their 50s have more than tripled over the last 30 years**, rising from 7.5 cases of melanoma per 100,000 to 26.6 cases per 100,000.
And the latest available figures show that In the East of England 1,200 people of all ages are diagnosed with malignant melanoma every year and around 220 die from the disease.
– Jane Redman, Cancer Research UK spokesperson for the East of England
If people are diagnosed when the cancer is in the early stages, before it has had a chance to spread around the body, treatment is more likely to be successful.
Australian broadcaster Clive James has praised his treatment at Addenbrooke's Hospital in Cambridge but says he has lost his battle with leukaemia.