"I hope this debate will give hope to other cancer patients like me. So that we can live well together with cancer, not just dying of it." Former MP Tessa Jowell, who was diagnosed with a brain tumour in 2017, has received a standing ovation after her emotional speech on cancer in the House of Lords. The Labour peer is calling for more cancer treatments to be made available through the UK's National Health Service. cancer nhs emotional speech bbcnews