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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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Joining Forces

Volunteering with veterans


What skills do you need to support veterans? A volunteering manager working on our Joining Forces project explains.

Later Life Goals

Supporting older people through change

Big issues

Age UK’s Later Life Goals programme is helping older people manage change. Find out how we helped Beatrice and Mary.

Virgin Money London Marathon 2019

Age UK at the London Marathon 2019


Age UK had runners at the London Marathon 2019, raising money for older people with no one to turn to. Watch our video.

John Farmer with friends and family

An Age UK fundraiser's story


Age UK fundraiser John Farmer tells us why his 70th birthday provided the perfect excuse to walk 70 miles.

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Last updated: Sep 23 2019

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