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Key topics

  • People

    Personal stories and viewpoints from people in later life, as well as interviews with experts and well-known older people.
  • Hobbies

    Many of us find ourselves returning to favourite hobbies or picking up new ones as we get older. Get cooking recipes, learn about dance classes and more.
  • Explore the UK

    Our travel features and guides about things to do and see will give you plenty of inspiration for exploring the UK.
  • Travel abroad

    With older age comes the freedom and time to travel. Our features and guides can help you decide your next destination.
  • Accessible holidays

    There are holidays to support and help you whatever your circumstances, putting your fears and concerns to rest.
  • Travel tips

    Whether you're an experienced traveller or first-time holidaymaker, our tips will help you get the most out of your journey.
  • Specialist holidays

    From cruises to rail holidays, our guides provide information and inspiration. This section covers tours, rail, cruises, activity holidays and single travel.

Our features


'It's been so good to be able to help friends'

Rob explains how his own knowledge of Age UK has meant he can help friends with their own older, vulnerable relatives

Watch Rob talk

no one should have no one

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Sir Naim Dangoor

We are grateful for the generous support of the late Sir Naim Dangoor, CBE, and the Exilarch's Foundation.

News and campaigns

  • Sight loss

    Thousands of blind and partially sighted older people are not getting support.
  • Heating worries

    Over 4 million older people are worried about heating their homes.
  • Ageing population

    The rise in life expectancy is a great achievement, but many older people still feel excluded.
  • Loneliness warning

    Councils are warning that loneliness is a major public health concern.

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