A man in his 40s was arrested at the scene.
Decades of unfairness undermining bonds of ‘affection’ between young and old, peers say.
Henry Vincent was wanted for distraction burglary that targeted man in his 70s.
“You shouldn’t stay out past midnight after 52...”  A generation of ageist bores has declared that once you’ve got your bus
Her hybrid vehicle ran out of gas and electric power.
A pensioner lost in a forest for nine days survived by drinking pond water, eating plants and spelling out "help" on the
Age UK are compiling a report to show how human rights principles, such as dignity, fairness, equality and respect, can make a big difference to older people's lives.
It seems that those of us yet to reach the age when we can start to draw our pension form wildly different perceptions of those above the age of 65... However, it appears that those somewhat traditional and hackneyed views of senior citizens could be nothing like the way they consider themselves.
The attack on pensioners' allowances leaves a big question hovering over the future of the welfare state: is it for everyone, or just for the poor? William Beveridge's 1942 report, the cornerstone of our welfare system, advocated a universal and contribution-based welfare state in the laudable hope of cementing social solidarity.