It is the fifth most common cancer in the UK
By 2030 it will replace breast cancer as the 4th biggest cancer killer in the UK
Pancreatic cancer occurs when abnormal cells in the pancreas grow out of control
Only one per cent of cancer research funding is dedicated to it
Just 3% of those diagnosed survive for five years
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D-Day veterans from the West Midlands were given France's highest honour today, 18 months after a pledge to award every living soldier.
Dry for much of the Wednesday with possible brighter spells in the east. Outbreaks of rain will spread southwards later in the day.
Wednesday will be another rather cloudy and mild day. Although dry for most the odd spot of drizzle is possible, mainly over high ground.