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Put the kettle on for Brew Together this October
Catch up with friends, family and colleagues over a cup of tea and make a donation to the charity to help stop people dying from bowel cancer.
New bowel cancer test leads to screening rate rise
A new, easier to use test for bowel cancer has led to a significant rise in screening rates in Scotland, figures have shown.
New draft guidance says aspirin taken daily could reduce risk of bowel cancer for people with Lynch syndrome
Aspirin taken daily for more than two years could reduce the risk of bowel cancer in people with Lynch syndrome, NICE (The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence) has said in new draft guidance.
Northern Ireland announce roll out of new bowel cancer screening test
After years of campaigning, today the Department of Health in Northern Ireland pledge to replace the bowel cancer screening test in Northern Ireland with the new, more accurate Faecal Immunochemical Test…
Bowel cancer outcomes in Wales amongst the poorest in Europe
A recent inquiry held by the Welsh Government into endoscopy services in Wales reveals an alarmingly low number of eligible people take part in bowel screening programmes, and the majority of the country’s…
Jeremy Bowen prompts thousands to seek NHS bowel cancer advice
A clincian has praised our Patron and BBC news editor Jeremy Bowen for raising awareness of bowel cancer, saying his actions will help save lives, after the number of people seeking information on the…
Don't miss out on our Living Well With Bowel Cancer events in Manchester and Edinburgh
This year we’re delighted to be hosting two ‘Living well with bowel cancer’ events in Manchester and Edinburgh this June for people affected by bowel cancer.
WE DID IT! Wales is the first UK country to test all bowel cancer patients for Lynch syndrome
From June 2019, local health boards will test all bowel cancer patients in Wales at the time of their diagnosis for Lynch syndrome – the first country in the UK to commit to do this.
Edinburgh hotel launches exclusive offer
As part of Bowel Cancer Awareness Month, Ten Hill Place Hotel, Edinburgh, are launching exclusive rates for our supporters.
Powerful portrait series show impact of bowel cancer
We've launched a series of portraits for our campaign, #thisisbowelcancer, shining a light on the varied and many people affected by bowel cancer.