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If you receive the screening kit in the post, use it and return it.
England – The NHS Bowel Cancer Screening Programme in England began in July 2006 and is currently screening all men and women between the ages of 60 and 74 every two years. People over the age of 74 can request a screening kit by calling a freephone helpline: 0800 707 6060.
In some areas in England screening has also rolled out to people up to 75 years old. To find out which areas, call the freephone helpline above.
Find out more about the NHS Cancer Screening Programme