Released by the Elton John Foundation, Terrence Higgins Trust and National AIDS Trust, the campaign urges Chancellor Rishi Sunak and Health Secretary Sajid Javid to “fund the fight” and “change countless lives”. “Every week 80 lives in the UK are changed forever because of HIV,” says Elton, to which It’s A Sin creator and writer Russell T.
Davies adds: “Despite huge medical advances meaning HIV is now far from a death sentence preventable cases are still happening.
It doesn’t have to be this way. I’m asking you to seize this once in a generation opportunity to change countless lives.” Years & Years star Olly Alexander, who plays the lead role of Ritchie Tozer in the critically-acclaimed Channel 4 drama, says: “There are at least 6,600