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Call for an end to cancer drugs postcode lottery

There's criticism of wide variations between the number of requests for cancer drugs not normally available on the NHS are unfair and calls for an all-Wales decision-making system.

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'Give me a chance' urges cancer patient

Avril Williams from Caergwrle in Flintshire has advanced bowel cancer and believes the drug Avastin, which isn't normally prescribed by the NHS, would benefit her condition.

There are wide variations between local health boards across Wales when it comes to the number of applications considered for such treatments. Avril Williams says that's unfair.

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