In the Tonight programme, ITV West Country's presenter, Kylie Pentelow, investigates exactly how safe it is to tan in the sun.
The issue is a pertinent and personal one to her, losing her father to skin cancer in 2015.
Her dad found an unusual lump on his arm, which quickly spread to his lymph nodes. After two years of fighting, he passed away at 68 years of age:
- 'How Safe is a Sun Tan?' will be airing on ITV's Tonight programme tonight, Thursday 17 August at 7.30pm.
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On the Tonight programme, presenter Kylie Pentelow investigates how much sun exposure is essentially too much, as experts disagree.