The decision comes after years of complaints about the system.
If a woman at 45 fears ageism, how should one at 65 feel? We all know that whilst compulsory retirement is no longer legal, there are other ways to undercut and undervalue a member of staff who is perceived to have outlived their purpose.
In reality older age is often a time of great happiness, free of many of the stresses and anxieties of younger people. But, this doesn't match the view of most people. My fear is that if we go into later life expecting the worst, that will become the reality.
Pensioners are going to be given food that was destined for the landfill, at a groundbreaking café aiming to tackle a malnutrition
A host of 'silver celebrities' will front a campaign to encourage over 75-year-olds to forgo their free TV licence or make
Whilst the money side of retirement is obviously very important to people, it's not the be all and end all - yet finances seems to be the focus of ALL the attention. As any retirees will know, and perhaps even more so any of you that are in the lead up to your retirement, there is plenty to worry about besides money.
With the latest polling indicating the whole of Scotland will vote SNP next week, Britain is likely to wake up to a hung
Georgina Haywood is a centenarian without fear, it seems, as she has marked her 100th birthday by skydiving and swimming
Residents at the Shenley Wood Retirement Village in Milton Keynes have found a delightful way to raise money for charity
In the run up to this year's General Election, the UK's two main parties - Labour and the Conservatives - have traded the usual arguments and insults, drawing their battle lines and going to great lengths to highlight their differences.