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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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Challenging the Age Gap Tax


Changes to the way benefits are given to couples based on age will have consequences for older people.

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7 reasons we need the Green Paper

Big issues

It's been 700 days since the social care Green Paper was first announced. Here are seven reasons why we need it now.

Robin Lloyd-Jones

There's no age limit on productivity


Robin Lloyd-Jones remains as busy as ever in his eighties. In his new book, he meets others thriving in later life.


Last updated: May 03 2019

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