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Charity: more support needed for cancer carers in jobs

26 November 2012 Last updated at 12:13 GMT

More needs to be done to support people who are working in full-time jobs while caring for someone with cancer.

A report by Macmillan Cancer Support suggests that almost half of people who are acting as carers for their loved ones are also holding down a full-time employment.

Charlotte Argyle, a Carer Support Manager at Macmillan Cancer Care, spoke to BBC Radio 5 live Morning Reports.