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News 2017


Meso UK opens new headquarters

New Benefits Advisor for armed forces campaign

Landmark legal agreement for payments for cancer treatment

New MDT for West Midlands

End of year newsletter from the CONFIRM clinical trial

New CNS for Kent


New CNS for London

ASSESS-meso clinical trial 

New CNS for Merseyside and Cheshire

Mesothelioma UK Director shares expertise in Japan

Trust awarded £1.3 million for lung cancer research 


Mesothelioma UK nurses - 14 and counting


RADIO MESO - Receiving a diagnosis of mesothelioma: Improving the patient experience

PRESS RELEASE, 8 September 2017 - Mick George Ltd raises funds for asbestos-related cancer charity

UKATA signs up as corporate donor for national charity, Mesothelioma UK in 2017

JULY 2017

Message from Mavis Nye - Mesothelioma Action Day of Remembrance 2017

Health and Safety Executive releases annual figures for mesothelioma deaths in 2015

Action Mesothelioma Day - Anglia Asbestos Diseases Support Group

JUNE 2017

PRESS RELEASE - 29 June 2017 - Commemorating National Action Mesothelioma Day for people with asbestos-related cancer

PRESS RELEASE - 13 June 2017 - Grant awarded for research into non-surgical mesothelioma diagnosis

Action on Mesothelioma - Mick Knighton Mesothelioma Research Fund (MKMRF) & Mesothelioma UK

Action Mesothelioma Day 2017

PRESS RELEASE - 6 June 2017 - Mick George Ltd to support UK Asbestos Related Cancer Charity

MAY 2017

ARCA Charity Week, 11-15 September 2017

British Lung Foundation patient survey on clinical trials

Royds Withy King launches the Clifford Lloyd Education Fund

Developing central registry for patients

PRESS RELEASE - 4 May 2017, Speclalist Mesothelioma Nurse appointed in Wales

MesobanK - A Mesothelioma Tissue Bioresource

Irwin Mitchell would like to invite you to attend a FREE study day on Friday 5 May at the Principal York Hotel.  Click here to download the information flyer.

Update on Asbestos in Schools (AiS) Campaign

APRIL 2017

Keep Phoenix House benefits office open! By Graham Dring, Chair of Asbestos Victims Support Groups' Forum UK

Introducing Bob McLaren, new ambassador for Wales

First national MDT for peritoneal mesothelioma

Manchester Mayoral Candidates discuss mesothelioma with Manchester Patient & Carer Support Group on 3 April 2017

The British Thoracic Society has produced a draft Guideline for the investigation and management of Pleural Mesothelioma

MARCH 2017

PRESS RELEASE - 24 March 2017 - New research is focusing on how patients receive a diagnosis of Mesothelioma

ARCA Members donate £22,000 to Mesothelioma UK

New economic study reveals the crippling cost of lung disease in the UK

Beatson breakthrough to KO "asbestos" cancer plan


Victor Dahdaleh marks mesothelioma donation with official signing in House of Lords

SYSTEMS-2 Study into pain relief for mesothelioma patients

Improving patient experience of being given a mesothelioma diagnosis


Asbestos Awareness & Support Cymru Winter newsletter

Warm welcome to Japanese visitors on 16 January 2017

Press Release, 10 January 2017 - HASAG donates £20,000 to Mesothelioma UK Charitable Trust

Please email your news or events information to mesothelioma.uk@uhl-tr.nhs.uk  


For general press and media enquiries about Mesothelioma UK, please contact Simon Gribbon on 07584 088353 or email simon@sandstarcomms.com