Speak to a registered nurse.
Call the Beating Bowel Cancer Helpline
(9-5:30 Mon - Thu, 9-4 Fri)

020 8973 0011

or email

Campaigning and campaigns

Beating Bowel Cancer Campaigning

Reduce bowel cancer screening age from 60 to 50

60 to 50

Beating Bowel Cancer is campaigning for the screening age in England, Wales and Northern Ireland to be lowered from the age of 60 to 50.


There are almost 8 million people in their 50s in England, Wales and Northern Ireland currently being denied the opportunity of an early bowel cancer diagnosis.



Hidden Heartache

Hidden Heartache

Abandoned, helpless and with nowhere to turn. Just some of the words used by patients and their families and friends to describe the impact of bowel cancer.


Show your support for patients, families and friends affected by bowel cancer by posting on our message wall and share your experience.



Lift the lid

Lift the Lid Briefings

Talk to your MP: If you want to start a conversation with your constituency MP (England only) about how your local bowel cancer services might be improved then we have published our Lift The Lid briefings.



Beating Bowel cancer Campaigns



Use your bristles to raise vital awareness and funds so we can support everyone affected by bowel cancer.


Grow a beard for the month of December and help us beat bowel cancer.