A little boy from York who lost his battle with cancer has left a huge legacy.
Having been told she only had weeks to live, Claudia Burkill's family celebrate her "miracle" recovery from an inoperable brain tumour.
Harry Buckley spent three years battling a rare form of cancer but passed away. His book was written to raise money for his favourite farm.
Some cancer patients who need chemotherapy could soon be treated in a new mobile unit which is now on the road in Lincolnshire.
It has been donated to the United Lincolnshire NHS Trust and will allow people to be treated closer to home rather than travelling to hospital sites.
Gaynor Barnes reports:
A new mobile chemotherapy unit has been launched in Lincolnshire to service people in rural areas.
The unit was named in memory of Elaine Anyan who died of cancer.
Her husband Phil was there to cut the ribbon:
The number of people diagnosed with skin cancer in Yorkshire has doubled in the last 20 years. Around a thousand people in our region are now developing the disease every year.
Amanda Crosland from Leeds was diagnosed with malignant melanoma in 2001. Being red-haired and fair skinned, the mum to two daughters has always covered up in the sun. So, when she noticed a new mole, she got it checked out straight away.
Hundreds of youngsters who are fighting cancer got the chance to be sports superstars for a day as they headed to Sheffield's Institute for Sport, to try everything from cheerleading to judo.
The idea is to keep them fit and active, even though many are undergoing often exhausting treatment at Sheffield's Children's Hospital. But as Martin Fisher found out they were keen to take up the challenge.
More men with prostate cancer could be successfully treated with radiotherapy, thanks to a major breakthrough by scientists in York. They have discovered what makes some cancerous cells so resistant to radiation.
And they have identified that a cancer drug - currently in trials - could reduce its resistance. It could give hope to the three thousands sufferers a year for whom radiotherapy is ineffective. Michael Billington talks to scientists from the Yorkshire Cancer Research Unit and survivor David Falgate.
Jacqui Alland from Hull lost both her father and her best friend to mouth cancer and now has an annual screening appointment.
She says early detection of oral cancer is crucial in fighting the condition.
Leah Finlayson from Addingham in West Yorkshire says she was "stunned" to be diagnosed with tongue cancer.
She is urging people to highlight any suspected symptoms with GPs and dentists to raise awareness of the disease.
It's not likely to be top of anyone's to-do list, but a trip to the dentist could save your life.
November is mouth cancer awareness month and dentists are being asked to carry out thorough checks for signs of the disease.
There are calls for dental practices across the region to perform thorough mouth cancer checks on their patients.
It's as new figures show that there was a 50 per cent rise in the disease between 1999 and 2007. This month has been dedicated to raising awareness of the symptoms.
- 5,40, new cases in 2007. Predicted to 9,000 in 2030
- 87% cases occur in the over 50 age group
- Becoming more common in younger people
- Mortality rates are around 50% despite treatment