Cancer: Drugs

Health written question – answered on 8th September 2014.

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Photo of Bob Neill Bob Neill Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (Substitute Member), Vice-Chair, Conservative Party

To ask the Secretary of State for Health what the forecast level of expenditure on the Cancer Drugs Fund will be in the 2014-15 financial year.

Photo of George Freeman George Freeman The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Health

NHS England has oversight of the Cancer Drugs Fund.

We are advised that NHS England has not published a forecast for expenditure through the Cancer Drugs Fund in 2014-15.

On 28 August 2014, we announced that the size of the fund would be increased to £280 million in both 2014-15 and 2015-16.

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