Welome to our campaigns blog. This is our space to explore key issues affecting people with bowel cancer such as prevention, early diagnosis and treatment and care. We will be sharing our latest campaign updates and providing commentary and analysis on external policy. We also provide links to further information and resources.
Campaigners are shaping our future
Earlier this year, nearly 500 campaigners responded to our survey aimed at finding out more about the people who campaign for us, what they think of our campaigns and why we’re lucky enough to have their…
It’s Parliament Week: Here’s three ways your MP can help you today
For UK Parliament Week, we're explaining the role of MPs in Parliament, how we engage with them to make real change happen and how you can get your MP involved.
What the Autumn Budget means for bowel cancer
On Monday 29 October the Chancellor set out in the Budget how much money will be spent on health services in England in the coming years.
Barbara’s Time to Test Summer Challenge
Barbara Moss, a Bowel Cancer UK campaigner, tells us how she got on with the Time to Test Summer Challenge
It’s time to test for Lynch syndrome in Wales
Of the UK nations, we found that Wales is the only country where none of the seven health boards are following the latest guidance.
Our priorities for bowel cancer over the next ten years
In order to improve bowel cancer outcomes and care over the next ten years, we’re calling on these top three priorities to be addressed in the NHS 10 Year Plan.
Marking the half way point for the Scottish cancer strategy: What has been achieved and what still needs to be done?
This month marks the half way point of the Scottish cancer strategy “Beating Cancer: Ambition and Action”. We've taken a look at what has been achieved since its publication in March 2016, and which…