This blog shines a light on the varied and many people affected by bowel cancer. Around 268,000 people living in the UK today have been diagnosed with the disease. But it doesn’t just impact the patient, it touches their families, friends and colleagues, doctors and nurses, scientists and researchers.
Mel's eight year old grandson raises over £3,300 with mini marathon
Mel Lievesley was diagnosed with bowel cancer in February 2019. His eight year old grandson, Charlie, decided to take on his own challenge to support him, and has raised over £3,300.
Boult Wade Tennant LLP raises over £10,000 to help stop people dying of bowel cancer
Boult Wade Tennant LLP raises over £10,000 to help stop people dying of bowel cancer. A huge thank you to Boult Wade Tennant LLP for their generosity.
Our first National Colorectal Cancer Nurses Network digital get together
Last week we were delighted to host our first digital get together for the National Colorectal Cancer Nurses Network (NCCNN).
Frances' Walk Together to raise awareness of bowel cancer
Frances Abel has raised nearly £600 with her Walk Together event this September after being diagnosed with bowel cancer two years ago.
John takes on multiple challenges so others can be as lucky as him
John Miller was diagnosed with bowel cancer last year, and is now training for two huge challenges with his friends to raise much needed funds for us.
Kate’s Walk Together event in support of her mum
Kate Calder is organising a Walk Together event this September in support of her mum who was diagnosed with bowel cancer in 2009.
Dave’s scorching bowel cancer anniversary run
Dave, 71, ran 5km in July to commemorate the anniversary of his surgery, on what turned out to be the hottest day of the year!