Jeremy Hunt says he was ‘blessed’ with early cancer diagnosis


hancellor Jeremy Hunt has called for investment to catch more cancers early and “lift the curse from humanity” after revealing the extent to which the disease has hit his family.

Mr Hunt, who has been treated for skin cancer, lost both his parents to cancer, Royal Navy admiral Sir Nicholas Hunt dying in 2013 at 82 while Lady Meriel Hunt died last year, aged 84.