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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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Sumita's support


Storyteller Sumita on International Women’s Day, and why her work helping others meant she embraced Age UK’s support.

Rosemary and Rowena


We speak to Age UK storyteller Rosemary and her daughter Rowena about loss, loneliness, and staying close.

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Gifts that keep on giving


We pay tribute to the legacy of kindness of Bob and Joyce, who generously left a gift in their will to Age UK.

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Fighting With Pride


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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Pet pals: companionship in later life


We learn how a vital service from Age UK York is helping older pet owners to stay united with their animal companions.

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Valentine's Day: organised with love


Ximena Chiesa from Age UK Kensington & Chelsea explains why their Valentine’s Day event has become so popular.

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Last updated: Sep 28 2023

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