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New Chief Executive for Crohn’s & Colitis UK
10 December 2018
Crohn’s & Colitis UK has announced the appointment of Sarah Sleet as its new Chief Executive. She will commence her role in March 2019 and joins the charity from Coeliac UK, where she has been CEO for over ten years.
Together, we make a difference - Volunteer Award winners
06 December 2018
The volunteering team are pleased to announce the winners of our 2018 Volunteer Awards!
Jeremy Corbyn shows his support for Crohn’s & Colitis UK
05 December 2018
Along with other Labour Party members, Jeremy Corbyn attended Parliament today wearing a Crohn’s & Colitis UK badge in aid of Crohn’s and Colitis Awareness Week.
Children’s information resource to be funded by Big Lottery Fund
04 December 2018
We are delighted to have received an 'Awards for All' grant from the Big Lottery Fund. This will fund a new children’s resource to help them better understand and manage a brighter future…
Tofacitinib: New oral drug for Ulcerative Colitis
03 December 2018
The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has approved new drug Tofacitinib for adults with Ulcerative Colitis.
Research into pain brings hope
28 November 2018
An exciting research project is searching for a way to relieve pain for people living with Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis.
10th anniversary of Parent to Parent service
20 November 2018
It is 10 years since our Parent to Parent service was set up and there is lots to celebrate.
Purple Tuesday: Crohn’s & Colitis UK shows its support
14 November 2018
Tuesday 13 November saw the launch of #PurpleTuesday - a day encouraging UK retailers to highlight the difficulties disabled shoppers face, and the measures that can be put in place to overcome them.
NICE rules against Darvadstrocel
13 November 2018
New stem cell treatment darvadstrocel has not been approved by The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) to treat complex perianal fistulas for use in the NHS.
Crohn’s and Colitis will not be excluded under new Blue Badge criteria
07 November 2018
We met with the Transport Minister recently to hear our concerns on the issues faced by people with Crohn’s and Colitis successfully applying for a Blue Badge in England.
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