National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) provides an infrastructure that allows high-quality clinical research to take place in the NHS, so that patients can benefit from new and better treatments. There is a web page dedicated to help for patients, carers and the public, with a lot of information about clinical research. Visit the NIHR website for more information.
National Cancer Research Institute (NCRI) is a partnership of UK cancer research funders, which provide financial support for clinical trials coordinated through the NCRI Clinical Studies Groups (CSG). Visit the NCRI website here and the NCRI Clinical Studies Groups website here.