The Christie is operated by The Christie NHS Foundation Trust.

It is the largest single-site comprehensive cancer centres in Europe (Organisation of European Cancer Institutes accredited), treating more than 60,000 patients annually.

The Oncology Facility, established in 2010, is situated within a dedicated specialist research space and includes 10 inpatient beds, 26 treatment chairs, and 16 outpatient clinic rooms.

Our facilities

  • Outpatient area
  • Day-case area
  • Overnight ward areas
  • Complex immunotherapy and Immune Effector Cell/CAR-T therapy.
  • Digital Patient Design LabĀ  – co-designed by patients supporting the generation and testing of novel digital solutions in collaboration with researchers and users.


A doctor helping a patient lying on an MRI machine

Access to additional specialist facilities supporting Manchester CRF research studies:

  • Elekta Unity MR-Linac, the first machine in the world to combine high field-strength MR imaging with a linear accelerator in a single system, supporting studies in prostate, cervical, lung, and HPB cancers.
  • Proton Beam Therapy (PBT) centre. One 1of only two NHS PBT centres, supporting research studies in all ages.
  • JACIE accredited apheresis service and cell storage space to facilitate ATMP trials.