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Over 7,000 people back our campaign to end the capacity crisis
Today we hand in an open letter to the Chancellor of the Exchequer and the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care calling for a fully funded action plan to tackle NHS staff shortages in diagnostic…
Our Chief Executive announced as charity principal of the year
We’re thrilled to announce our chief executive Deborah Alsina MBE has been named the Charity Principal of the Year at this year’s Charity Times Awards.
Thousands of patients waiting beyond the target for lifesaving bowel cancer test
Every month on average this year a quarter of NHS hospitals in England (28%) were in breach of these waiting times – a clear red flag to the Government that NHS staff are struggling to cope.
Almost half of people living in Wales ignore the life-saving bowel screening test
Together with Bowel Screening Wales we are encouraging more people living in the country to complete the test when they receive it in the post, as this month marks the tenth anniversary of bowel screening…
We launch appeal to boost surgical research in Scotland
In partnership with the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, we're announcing a £430,000 fundraising appeal for surgical bowel cancer research to establish Scotland’s first Colorectal Cancer Surgical…
We announce two more Bowel Cancer UK and RCS research fellows
Today we’re delighted to announce that Miss Michelle Johnpulle from St James University Hospital and University of Leeds, and Miss Roshani Patel from St Mark’s Hospital and Imperial College London have…
The Gary Logue Colorectal Nurse Award Winners
We’re excited to reveal the winners of the fourth annual Gary Logue Colorectal Nurse Award.
We call for ring fenced funding in budget as NHS hospitals breach waiting times for bowel cancer tests
We are highlighting the scale of the endoscopy crisis in England with statistics published today that reveal on average a third of hospitals every month this year were in breach of the waiting time standard…
Remember a Charity in your Will week 2018
Today is the start of Remember a Charity in your Will week (10-16 September), where 200 of the nation’s favourite charities come together to raise awareness of the importance of leaving a gift to a charity…