“We have been told that it’s not advisable to operate because of where the tumour is and wouldn’t actually make that much difference even if they could.
“The end result is, it’s terminal.”
James said the doctors have told his family they “might be lucky” to have a year with him, with the help of chemotherapy and radiotherapy.
“This is honestly the worst time of my life,” he added.
The Strictly favourite went on to say he is looking for the “best surgeon” to give a second opinion on the matter.