7038 - Cancer: Drugs (Answered)

Angela Rayner
To ask the Secretary of State for Health, whether doctors will be able to make applications for cancer drugs for their patients from the Cancer Drugs Fund after May 2016.

George Freeman

Since it was established, the Cancer Drugs Fund has helped over 72,000 people in England to receive the life-extending cancer drugs that would not otherwise have been routinely available to them.

This Government has committed to continuing to invest in the Fund.