News and events

Vitality Big Half 2020 – A Success!

The family supporting team Merchy’s Stryders On Sunday 1st March we saw our largest ever Gut Army in the Vitality Big Half take their positions. The 13.1-mile-long course that weaves through London landmarks was no...

27th April 2020

Creon 25k – Potential Short Term Stock Issues

Guts UK is the only UK charity funding a research fellowship into pancreatitis. Pancreatitis is a priority for our charity, so each November we’re proud to run a month-long Kranky Panky Pancreatitis Awareness Campaign. We...

22nd April 2020

Two Point Six Challenge Ideas for Guts UK

Join us for the 2.6 challenge on Sunday 26th April and help save the UK’s charities.  The coronavirus pandemic has had a direct impact upon our fundraising income, yet we must continue to support our community. We will...

22nd April 2020

Vitamin D Supplements & Covid19

Vitamin D levels tend to be low in people living in Northern Europe during winter months. Vitamin D is synthesised in the skin by the action of ultraviolet in sunlight. Although it is also present...

26th March 2020

Could cancer anti-sickness drug help IBS patients?

Could a commonly-prescribed anti-sickness drug be the answer for the 1.3 million people in the UK who struggle with irritable bowel syndrome with diarrhoea (IBS-D)? A nationwide clinical trial led by researchers at The University...

2nd March 2020

The Gut Quiz

Team Guts UK have created a quiz to help you with any fundraising you’re taking on! The quiz is jam-packed with interesting facts, from the microbes that live in our gut to saliva – we’ve...

25th February 2020

7th National Pancreas Patient & Public Forum – 2020

**Please note that this forum has now been cancelled due to Covid-19. Please check Twitter @pancforumlpool for the latest updates** Plans for the 7th National Pancreas Patient and Public Forum are now taking shape, with...

12th February 2020

What questions would you like to see answered by research?

The National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) need your help to identify and update the priorities in gastrointestinal care that are ready for research, to complement wider priority setting activities in this area. The NIHR are seeking research...

10th February 2020