Barrett's Wessex is a patient support & education charity (reg. no. 1148727)
On average one person an hour dies of oesophageal cancer in UK.

There could be three million people with the pre-cancerous condition, Barrett's Oesophagus, in UK but only 100,000 have been identified and will be screened to minimise the risk of progression to cancer.

NB. This site is run by non medically trained personnel. Although we take advice from medical colleagues nothing on this site should be taken as a replacement for seeing your own doctor

World Barrett's Day We are joining hands with other charities worldwide to support 16th May as World Barrett's Day.

Down With Acid, the FREE book written in layman's language by a lay fellow sufferer (though fully researched and factually checked), is now available from its dedicated site reached by clicking on the Down With Acid tab above.


June newsletter downloadable now.

AGM announcement

In response to Coronavirus, alternative arrangements for conducting AGM business are being considered.