Cancer Research UK advice after Angelina Jolie revealed she has had a double mastectomy to reduce the risk of developing breast cancer:
Our region's first Race for Life of the year took place in Scarborough.
The number of women getting lung cancer in Yorkshire and the Humber is rising.
Calendar News received a national award from Cancer Research UK today in recognition of our outstanding contribution to the cause. The charity’s annual Flame of Hope Awards recognise the remarkable support from people from all walks of life.
Calendar scooped the Media Supporter of the Year accolade, beating off stiff competition from across the UK. Lisa Adlam picked up the award this lunchtime at a special ceremony in London hosted by Cancer Research UK’s Chairman, Michael Pragnell.
Over 900 women and children pulled on their running shoes in Scarborough this weekend to kick off the first Race for Life in our region.
The Race is now in its 18th year and has raised millions for Cancer Research UK.
Lucy took part in the Race for Life at Scarborough.
The Yorkshire leg of this year's Race for Life series kicked off on the East Coast this morning. More than nine hundred people ran or walked five kilometres along Scarborough sea front, raising thousands of pounds for Cancer Research UK.
Among them was a Zumba class from the resort - who danced their way around the whole course - inspired by their instructor who beat breast cancer herself six years ago.