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Three quarters of pensioners call for Minister for the Elderly

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Three quarters of pensioners want a Minister for the Elderly to be appointed following this year’s General Election, according to a new report. Research has found just eight per cent say they are happy with how the government is treating the older generation. The over 60s are calling for better representation to address the key [...]


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Posted by Grant Bailey

Millions of Pensioners Feel ‘Invisible’ to Politicians

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THE ‘INVISIBLE GENERATION’ SPEAKS OUT Millions of pensioners feel ‘invisible’ to politicians, according to a new report. Three quarters of the over-60s believe they are “unseen and unheard” by the major political parties, while one in ten are so disenfranchised that they aren’t certain they’ll vote in this year’s general election. Of those, 13 per [...]


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Posted by Jack Peat

93% with parents over 60 have no plans for their future care

Two thirds of adults worry about the future care of their parents, yet most refuse to discuss the topic with them – and even less have made any plans, a survey has revealed. Despite their concern, 66% of adults have never discussed the issue with their parents as either side may refuse to talk about [...]


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Posted by Ben Harrow