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New partnership with Timewise and leading employers announced to enable fairer access to flexible working for older workers.

Building accessible and flexible homes isn't just about later life - it's about making sure our homes are fit for a lifetime of use.

Our new research project with ComRes and Equally Ours aims to better understand how ageing is portrayed in the media, on social media and in public policy.

Dr Sheena Johnson, a Senior Lecturer at Manchester Business School, explains how the ageing profile of professional drivers offers lessons for the rest of the workforce.

Latest figures from ONS reveal a record number of people living alone, particularly those approaching later live.

New ONS analysis of the changes in the UK labour composition during and after the 2008 economic crash show that over-50s made the largest contribution to post-downturn growth in total hours and now fill a third (30%) of all hours worked in the UK.

For the National Retraining Scheme to work, older workers must be a central focus.

There is a need for better products, services and marketing strategies if businesses are to seize the opportunity of longer lives.

The Government’s Green Paper on prevention and public health will in part be measured by ‘disability-free life expectancy’. This has major implications for future health policy.