Awareness saves lives

It's vital to be aware of the symptoms of colon cancer - the UK's biggest cancer of non-smokers - which is treatable if detected early

Get yourself screened, properly and regularly for colon cancer

Have you been screened for colon cancer? Here's all you need to know


Author: Kate Sanday

Support ground-breaking research

Help us support pioneering research targeted at improving the diagnosis and treatment of this preventable cancer


Author: Kate Sanday

Raise funds for 40tude

Thinking of taking on a personal challenge in support of 40tude - or organising your own fundraising event? Find out more here


Author: Kate Sanday

Our impact


biggest cancer killer in the UK


raised to date


years of innovative partnerships

Introducing 40tude Ambassadors Gregor Townsend MBE and Andy Nicol

We’re honoured that the legendary Scottish rugby half-backs Andy Nicol and Gregor Townsend have reunited to become Ambassadors to 40tude to help cure bowel cancer in memory of their former teammate, the late Tom Smith


Author: Kate Sanday

Latest News

  • 40tude's Challenge Special

    While the world enjoyed some remarkable rugby in France, Team 40tude was no less busy! Read all about the extraordinary endeavours that were undertaken in the name of 40tude this Autumn, and how to apply to join our newest adventure for 2024. Read more

  • Don't miss our next big adventure, in Japan!

    We're excited to reveal the plans for 40tude's next big adventure challenge taking place in Japan in September 2024! Find out all about it here Read more

  • An invitation from St. Mark's to enjoy an evening of entertainment

    You are invited to join St. Mark's for an evening of entertainment featuring several of their talented musicians. 'St. Mark's in Concert' is taking place on Thursday 30th November from 7:30pm in Piccadilly. Find out how you can secure your tickets here Read more

Our Challenges

  • 40tude's Ginza Ridge Challenge

    In September 2024 we’re offering an opportunity to experience one of Japan’s best kept secrets: trekking in the stunning Northern Japanese Alps.  Set to be 40tude's toughest and most unique expedition yet. Find out more about this exciting challenge here Read more