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We launch the second series of our podcast, hosted by BBC’s George Alagiah
BBC journalist George Alagiah hosts the second series of our podcast interviewing supporters and leading experts on the disease, as well as discussing his own treatment and diagnosis.
New study shows variation in bowel cancer rates after colonoscopies in England
A new study published in The BMJ today (Thursday 14 November) shows wide variation between colonoscopy providers in England, meaning some people are having their cancers undetected or not prevented.
Researchers think some gut bacteria may increase bowel cancer risk
Bacteria in the gut might influence the chance of developing bowel cancer, according to early research by the University of Bristol, presented at the National Cancer Research Institute Conference today…
Pact Coffee partner with us this Christmas
We’re delighted to announce that Pact Coffee is donating 50p to the charity for every Christmas Blend coffee purchased.
Bowelbabe wins celebrity fundraising award
We’re very excited to announce that our high profile supporter, Deborah James (@bowelbabe) has been named Celebrity Fundraiser of the Year at the JustGiving Awards 2019.
Grow a beard to stop people dying of bowel cancer this December
We are encouraging men across the UK to get sponsored to grow a beard this December.
NHS publishes cancer screening review
Today (16 October 2019) NHS England has published Professor Sir Mike Richards’ independent review of national cancer screening programmes in England. The review aims to overhaul cancer screening in England…
Join us for an evening with British adventurer Kiko Matthews
Join us for an evening with British adventurer, Kiko Matthews, on Thursday 7 November at Ulster University, Belfast, from 6.30pm.
Women of Scotland Lunch announce us as their chosen charity
We're delighted to announce the Women of Scotland Lunch have chosen us as their 2020 beneficiary.