Responding to a charity's warning about the rising numbers of patients waiting for tests that detect cancer, Labour's shadow health secretary Andy Burnham said the country's cancer care is "at risk".
"Patients are waiting longer for crucial tests - causing stress and real anguish for worried families," he said.
"Two weeks ago, the NHS missed the cancer treatment target for the first time ever and these delays have clearly played a part in that.
"All the progress made on cancer care in the last decade is now at risk."
More top news
It has a wingspan of 79ft and can fly non-stop for more than 40 hours.
Full blown blue skies
David Lidington warned that Brussels institutions could be putting their own citizens at greater risk of attack.