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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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What makes you happy?


From building a routine to eating good food, we want to know what makes you happy this International Day of Happiness.


Women and caring


Caroline Abrahams asks why care responsibilities often fall to women, and what society can do to better support carers.

Woman at home

Protecting yourself against the flu

Big issues

Flu is still a threat, even when the spring weather has arrived. Older people should ensure they're protected.

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Last updated: Jul 01 2019

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