Awareness saves lives

It's vital to be aware of the symptoms of colon cancer - the UK's second most common cancer which is treatable if detected early


Author: Kate Sanday

Get yourself screened, properly and regularly for colon cancer

In your 40s or 50s? Have you been screened? 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

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Latest News

  • Fraser's 1000 km Run

    Please show your support to Fraser Moore who has set himself the challenge of running 1,000 km during 2021 to raise awareness of colon cancer Read more

  • Our Review of 2020

    Take a look at our record of all that we’ve achieved together in 2020, introduced by 40tude's ambassador Fergal Keane Read more

  • Tom Smith shares his experience of colon cancer

    40tude ambassador Tom speaks candidly about colon cancer and his support for 40tude Read more

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Our Challenges

  • 40tude's Transylvanian Three Peaks Challenge

    Take on three different peaks in just four days on this charming adventure in the Transylvanian Alps Read more

  • 40tude's 'Alpes Maritimes' Cycle Challenge

    For our next Cycle Challenge - our very special 10th such cycling event - we plan to make a fitting return to France where it all first began Read more

  • 40tude's Expedition Musandam Challenge in Oman

    Trekking in Oman's remote but stunning Musandam Peninsula Read more

  • 40tude's Mount M’Goun Summit Challenge

    Our new summit challenge, taking on Mount M'Goun in Morocco's Central High Atlas mountains Read more