Bowel Screening

  • If you have any symptoms of bowel cancer, contact your GP to discuss even if you have a negative bowel screening test result.
  • If you’re over 60 and you have lost or damaged the testing kit you can request another kit, if you have not completed a test in the last 2 years.
  • if you’re 75 or over, you can ask for a home testing kit every 2 years by calling the free bowel cancer screening helpline on 0800 707 60 60

Engaging Primary Care in bowel screening: GP good practice guide for England

Key things to know about FIT (CRUK Infographic)

CRUK’s Bowel screening resources

Bowel screening Easy Read information 

Bowel screening video

LD flagging bowel screening project link as this needs adding (follow up with Julie tucker)