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Your news, your stories, your later life

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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3 ways to tackle climate change


82-year-old climate activist Phil Kingston explains how we can protect the planet for future generations.

Women dancing

A special kind of carnival


Age UK Kensington & Chelsea put on their own carnival to celebrate the history of the event with local older people.

Professor Alan Gow at Brain Health Day

Age UK at Brain Health Day


We all want to stay as sharp as we can as we get older. Read about the latest cognitive ageing research.

Mohan with his family

We Are Undefeatable


Age UK has joined forces with other charities to help those with long-term health conditions get active.

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.

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Last updated: Jul 01 2019

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