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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.

The cost of caring

Big issues

Marie shares her experience of being an unpaid carer for her husband, and why she thinks social care needs to change.

Working together against scams

Big issues

Age UK's Chief Executive Paul Farmer discusses the importance of our work protecting older people from a fraud epidemic.

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Students of digital confidence

Big issues

We visit Age UK Hammersmith & Fulham to find out how their classes are providing older people with digital know-how.

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The link between wealth and health

Big issues

How the cost of living crisis has revealed new insights about the link between finances and wellbeing.

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Fighting With Pride

Big issues

Twin sisters Jean and Jo discuss the homophobia they faced in the Army, and the hope they've found in recent years.

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Last updated: Sep 28 2023

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