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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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Social care and coronavirus

Big issues

Caroline Abrahams wonders whether social care will be considered in the fight against coronavirus (COVID-19).

International Women's Day 2020


To celebrate International Women's Day, we introduce four women whose lives and work continue to inspire later life.

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The story of Age UK's LGBT+ section


Age UK recently revised its LGBT+ content to better reflect the diversity of experiences in older people. Here's how.

Age UK's new storytelling strategy


Our new Stories Manager, Phil Marsh, explains why peoples’ experiences remain central to the work of Age UK.

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Last updated: Sep 23 2019

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