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Open letter from cancer charities to the public
Yesterday, we joined 39 other charities and organisations to write an open letter urging the public to help keep vulnerable people safe as restrictions ease.
Nominations are open for the Gary Logue Colorectal Cancer Nurse Awards
We're inviting you to nominate an outstanding colorectal cancer nurse for the seventh annual Gary Logue Colorectal Cancer Nurse Awards in September.
Virtual study day for colorectal cancer nurses
We're hosting the National Colorectal Cancer Nurses Network (NCCNN) virtual study day in September, featuring expert speakers and specialist sessions on a range of topics relating to bowel cancer.
Two in five patients in England waiting too long for bowel cancer tests
More than 40% of people referred for tests which can help to diagnose bowel cancer in England are waiting longer than six weeks, figures published by NHS England show today.
Increased physical activity linked to improved quality of life after bowel cancer
Low-to-moderate activity levels can significantly improve quality of life after bowel cancer, according to two new studies published this week.
New animation teaches the key facts about bowel cancer
This week is Health Information Week, and we’ve produced a new animation to highlight the key facts about bowel cancer.
NHS England extends temporary changes to the treatment break rule
Some advanced bowel cancer patients can take a break from their treatment without losing access to certain drugs, after the NHS in England extended temporary changes to the treatment breaks rule.
Celebrities support people to make your brew count for everyone affected by bowel cancer
TV presenter Davina McCall, Chef Tony Singh and Baker Martha Collison are supporting the nation to get together this August and make your brew count by hosting a Brew Together fundraising event to raise…
£10m investment fund for cancer care in Scotland
We have today welcomed the announcement of a £10 million investment fund to help tackle cancer waiting times in Scotland.