About Us

Pancreatic Cancer Action is a charity based in the UK whose mission is to change pancreatic cancer survival numbers and focus on improving early detection statistics.

The charity’s approach is to raise awareness of pancreatic cancer to the public, the medical community and Government, provide education and training on pancreatic cancer to medical professionals and fund research specifically into improving early diagnosis of pancreatic cancer.


Press releases

Increased Awareness Call for Pancreatic Cancer in the UK

Only 6% of people in the UK know a lot about pancreatic cancer, according to a national awareness survey commissioned by Pancreatic Cancer... read more

Press Release • 06.04.2017 • By Pancreatic Cancer Action

Lysis revealed as a sponsor for Pancreatic Cancer Action’s gala dinner

Pancreatic Cancer Action are delighted to announce that Lysis Financial are a sponsor of the charity’s Purple Ribbon Gala. The gala dinner,... read more

Press Release • 07.03.2017 • By Pancreatic Cancer Action

Egginton Primary School Turn It Purple in memory of loved ones lost to...

Egginton Primary School Turn It Purple in memory of loved ones lost to pancreatic cancer Tina Woolliscroft along with her 3 children... read more

Press Release • 22.11.2016 • By Pancreatic Cancer Action

Purple Morph suit dancers bring cheer to commuters on World Pancreatic...

30 dancers in purple morph suits surprised and delighted commuters at Kings Cross Station as they broke out into a spontaneous performance to make... read more

Press Release • 18.11.2016 • By Pancreatic Cancer Action

Bridport Town Hall Clock Tower to Turn It Purple for Pancreatic Cancer...

Bridport Town Hall Clock Tower is taking part in Pancreatic Cancer Action’s Turn It Purple campaign to raise awareness of the UK’s fifth... read more

Press Release • 26.10.2016 • By Pancreatic Cancer Action

Emirates Spinnaker Tower and Portsmouth Cathedral to Turn It Purple for...

The Emirates Spinnaker Tower and Portsmouth Cathedral are taking part in Pancreatic Cancer Action ’s Turn It Purple campaign this November to... read more

Press Release • 17.10.2016 • By Pancreatic Cancer Action

Brixton personal training Do More Movement support charity fundraisers...

Founder of successful personal training company, Do More Movement, Jeremy Johnston has shown his support for small national charity Pancreatic... read more

Press Release • 04.10.2016 • By Pancreatic Cancer Action

COOKHAM LADY CYCLES, SWIMS, CLIMBS AND RUNS 900 KM IN MEMORY OF LOVED ONES

On the 17 th September Samantha Luff (32) from Cookham, Berkshire, will cycling, climbing, swimming and running 900km from West Kilbride to... read more

Press Release • 01.09.2016 • By Pancreatic Cancer Action

CALLING ON THE NORTH TO JOIN THE FIGHT AGAINST PANCREATIC CANCER

Pancreatic Cancer Action is asking the North to Join the Fight against pancreatic cancer at their annual Striding for Survival walking challenge... read more

Press Release • 01.09.2016 • By Pancreatic Cancer Action

Emma Bridgewater exclusive tea set raises over £600 for Pancreatic...

Iconic British pottery designer and manufacturer Emma Bridgewater has thrown her support behind a pancreatic cancer charity by designing a... read more

Press Release • 28.06.2016 • By Pancreatic Cancer Action

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