About 130,000 New Zealanders have signed Blair Vining's Better Cancer Care petition calling on the Government to fund a national cancer agency. They say the agency needs to run independently from political interference to hold

Shannon McEwan, young father diagnosed with melanoma


Chris Jackson, Cancer Society of New Zealand medical director


Andrea Beggs, mum-of-three from Southland

Ben McHugh, best friend of Blair Vining

Kylie Gordon-Watkins, mum-of-two from Mount Maunganui