Test tubes in a plastic holder
April 2022

Bowel Cancer Awareness Month

Community events
Friday 1st April, 2022 to Saturday 30th April, 2022

About this event

April is Bowel Cancer Awareness Month

Every 15 minutes somebody is diagnosed with bowel cancer in the UK - that's nearly 43,000 people each year. Bowel Cancer UK is fundraising and calling for people to get involved in their campaign; they want to make sure more lives are saved and there is an improved quality of life for people affected by bowel cancer.

Beating Bowel Cancer Together the Bowel Cancer UK site contains up to date and reliable information about bowel cancer including symptoms, risk factors, screening, diagnosis, treatment and living with and beyond bowel cancer.

Read our article about how you're never too young for bowel cancer.

Contact details

To find out how you can get involved, visit Bowel Cancer UK.

You can also follow the campaign on their social media, here: