The NHS Long Term Plan includes the ambition that, by 2028, the
proportion of cancers diagnosed at stages 1 and 2 will rise from
around 50% to 75% and that 55,000 more people each year will
survive their cancer for at least five years after diagnosis.
Cancer earlier diagnosis campaigns have been running since 2010
(initially as ‘Be Clear on Cancer’ and most recently as ‘Help Us,