When Simon Wilson started a new job as senior writer with the Herald in 2018 one of the things he ended up writing about came as a big surprise – to us and to him. Wilson had discovered he had prostate cancer. He shared his journey with us in a diary.

"Mr Wilson," said the voice, and I turned to see a man I didn't know, walking with a smile towards me.

"You don't know me," he said, "I was diagnosed with prostate exactly the same time as you. I read your cancer diary. I went through what you went

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