Bowel Cancer is the 4th most common cancer in the UK and the 2nd leading cause of cancer deaths. The Bowel Screening Programme aims to discover bowel cancer at an early stage. The sooner it is caught, the easier it is to treat. If you are aged between 60 – 74 and would like to participate in the screening. Call 0800 707 6060 to request a kit. Regular bowel screening can reduce the risk of cancer.