York Archbishop's cancer fight

The Archbishop of York, Doctor John Sentamu has announced he has undergone surgery for advanced prostate cancer.

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Prostate cancer: The facts

Prostate cancer is the most common cancer in men. The Archbishop of York is one of quarter of a million men who are living either with or after prostate cancer in the UK. The charity Prostate cancer UK say:

  • Every hour one man dies from prostate cancer.
  • 100 men in the UK are diagnosed with prostate cancer every day.
  • It's estimated that by 2030, prostate cancer will be the most common cancer.
  • One in eight men will get prostate cancer.

For help and advice on prostate cancer go to the Prostate Cancer UK website.

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