Workforce, training and education
Yorkshire and Humber

Living in Yorkshire

Yorkshire is a diverse exciting region offering something for everyone. It houses vibrant cities, beautiful coastline and amazing countryside all on your doorstep. It plays host to prestigious events such as the Tour de Yorkshire and the World Snooker Championship, and there is easy access to the Yorkshire Dales and North York Moors National Parks with amazing cycling, hill walking, climbing and tea rooms!

Hull is the "city of culture 2018" offers close access to our wonderful coastline and surrounding countryside.

Leeds is a bustling city with beautiful architecture, great shopping, museums, galleries, restaurants, music venues and theatres.

Sheffield has a friendly, independent and alternative spirit that you won’t find in other cities; all set against the stunning backdrop of the Peak District National Park. Visit The Outdoor City and Welcome to Sheffield to find out more about living in this fabulous city.

Out of programme experiences

Medical Oncology Trainees are encouraged to participate in research throughout their training. A substantial number undertake Out-of-programme research (OOPR) leading to higher degrees (MD/PhD) and this is strongly encouraged.

Trainee Experiences