New Victoria Hospital in Kingston is offering free prostate examinations this month.

All Saturday, November 18, men can have an exam free-of-charge with Mr Alan Thompson MBBS FRCS(Eng) FRCS(Urol) - Gold Medal, who is a consultant urologist the hospital specialising in general urology and prostate, bladder and renal cancers.

He is also head of the urology unit and a consultant urological surgeon at The Royal Marsden and Kingston Hospital NHS Trust.

If you are experiencing any of the following, you should have your symptoms checked:

• Changes in urination in particular if these are accompanied by back, hip or pelvic pain

• Erection problems

• Blood in the urine or semen

• Unexplained weight loss

To make an appointment call: 07463 111070