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Discover the latest news and views on age and ageing – from analysis of what's hitting the headlines, to the big issues affecting older people.

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Tomatoes growing

The allure of allotments


Allotments are good for a lot more than gardening. We visited Age UK Hereforeshire & Worcestershire to find out more.

A man watches a projected image of a television set on the side of a building

Switched Off: What next?


Caroline Abrahams, Charity Director, reflects on the campaign to save free TV licences for the over-75s.

Howard Jacobson

Live a little with Howard Jacobson


The author discusses his new novel Live a Little, his enjoyment of ageing, and the things we get better at with age.

The future for social care


Age UK's Charity Director examines Boris Johnson's early comments on the social care, and what they could signify.

Intergenerational puppetry

Intergenerational puppetry


Puppetry is bringing together younger and older people to be creative and form friendships at Age UK Tunbridge Wells.

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Last updated: Jul 01 2019

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