Adventure is back!

Our partners, award winning holiday company Discover Adventure have just released the 2023 dates for their most iconic trips. This is a great way to experience the trip of a lifetime whilst knowing you are doing something that really will make a difference to our work at HCUK. Read more

We are recruiting!

Would you be interested in joining our small, friendly team and working to make a lasting difference to the lives of those living with Barrett’s oesophagus and oesophageal cancer? If so, read on. Read more

A fantastic folk music fundraiser

Our blogger, supporter and oesophageal cancer patient, Malcolm, organises a wonderful evening of professional folk music in aid of HCUK. Read more

What symptoms should get you referred urgently to the hospital? Could it be cancer?

Our HCUK Dr (retired) in residence explains the guidance for doctors on which symptoms mean a patient should (or could) receive a referral to the hospital. Read more


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A short survey that could help change lives

Are you a UK patient or a carer of someone who has been diagnosed with oesophageal cancer? Do you have an interest in these cancers, including as a UK healthcare professional? If so, please take this short survey to help identify research priorities and improve experiences. Read more

Heartburn Cancer UK at Christmas

As we prepare to gather with friends and family to enjoy delicious food and perhaps even a little tipple it is the perfect time to think about whether reflux is something that affects us or a loved one. We would love you to choose one of these simple ways to get involved with supporting HCUK and raising awareness this Christmas. Read more

Presentation is everything

A feast for the eyes, the taste buds and the ears.... Read more

Fundraising round of golf

What a lovely start the week, another Thank You to a supporter who organised a charity golf day and presentation evening in support of HCUK. Read more

Hampshire Hogs help HCUK!

Painted pigs from an art trail in Hampshire have been auctioned to raise vital funds for local charities, including HCUK. Read more

We really do have the most unbelievable supporters

We absolutely love to be share good news and in the last few weeks we have had such a great buzz in our team because of our wonderful fundraisers and the extraordinary lengths they have gone to in support of HCUK. Read more

Early diagnosis - Saving lives

We are fundraising to establish a longer term early diagnostic service using the Cytosponge, bringing the opportunity for early diagnosis to the communities that need it most, improving outcomes and saving lives. Read more