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22 Jan 2021

Govt Response to Decriminalising TV Licence Evasion Consultation

The government has published its response to the public consultation on decriminalising TV licence evasion in two forms; A press release and a written statement to Parliament.The consultation, which...Read More

22 Jan 2021

State Pension Uprating for April 2021

A research briefing at the end of 2020 provided information on the uprating of the State Pension, for people who reached State Pension Age (SPA) before 6 April 2016. The Government has already...Read More

18 Jan 2021

New Report - Ageing: Science, Technology and Healthy Living

The House of Lords Science and Technology Committee has published a report called 'Ageing: Science, Technology and Healthy Living'. The Report finds that the Government is not on track to...Read More

11 Jan 2021

Record Uptake of Flu Vaccine

Public Health England (PHE) has announced record uptake of the flu vaccine among those in England aged 65 and over. 80.3% of those aged 65 and over have so far been vaccinated. This is the highest on...Read More

06 Jan 2021

Covid-19 Vaccination Scam - Know what to watch out for

The Chartered Trading Standards Institute has been made aware of a new scam around the covid-19 vaccination. Individuals are contacted by text informing them that they are eligible to apply for their...Read More

04 Jan 2021

Format of the NFOP AGM/Conference 2021

We have previously advised members that the ongoing uncertainty caused by Covid-19 was having an impact on our preparations for AGM/Conference 2021. In view of the pandemic we had been planning for a...Read More

21 Dec 2020

Brexit and State Pensions: Govt. paper

As part of the EU, the UK was part of a system to co-ordinate the social security entitlements for people moving within the EU. This paper looks at the arrangements for those within scope of the...Read More

16 Dec 2020

Adult Social Care Reform Summary of Developments

This House of Commons Library briefing paper provides a summary of developments concerning the reform of adult social care since Boris Johnson became Prime Minister in July 2019. It applies to...Read More

25 Nov 2020

LLA Responds to Chancellor’s Spending Review

Later Life Ambitions has responded to the Chancellor's spending review. To read the full blog, please follow this link:LLA Responds to Chancellor's Spending Review

25 Nov 2020

Governments Guidance on Forming a 'Christmas Bubble'

The Government has published detailed guidance on the social contact restrictions for the Christmas period. Between 23 and 27 December, everyone in the UK can form an exclusive “Christmas...Read More

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