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28 Jul 2021

World Cruise from Fred.Olsen in 2024

Fred.Olsen, NFOP affinity partner for our travel club, has announced that their new ship Borealis will set sail in 2024 on a world cruise.Please visit the Travel Club page within the members'...Read More

21 Jul 2021

TV Licence – Decriminalisation Update

The House of Commons Library has released a Research Briefing update on the decriminalisation of the TV licence, ‘TV licence fee non-payment: should it be decriminalised?’.According to...Read More

07 Jul 2021

Health and Care Bill Published

The Department for Health and Social Care has published the Health and Care Bill. The Bill has been introduced to Parliament and the next stage is the Second Reading, the date for which has yet to be...Read More

07 Jul 2021

State Pension Increase for 2022 Forecast at 8%

The Triple Lock is in the news again as the BBC reports forecasts for the State Pension increase in 2022 at around 8%. Commentary from other sources has called into question the fairness of this on...Read More

02 Jul 2021

End of TV Licence Grace Period for over-75s

The BBC has reported that it will end its TV licence fee grace period for over-75s on 31 July.It is understood that there are still 260,000 pensioners yet to pay.In August 2020 the free TV licence...Read More

22 Jun 2021

BBC Reportedly Not Going to Make Programmes for Older People

A disgruntled 55 year old BBC licence fee payer wrote to the BBC’s Director General, Tim Davie, bemoaning the lack of programmes being made for older people who, in their opinion, were a...Read More

21 Jun 2021

Triple Lock in the News

Today the Triple Lock has been covered by a number of major newspaper titles following the Treasury’s reported concern for paying for all of the Government’s new policies. The Times,...Read More

09 Jun 2021

Fred.Olsen New 2022 Sailings Launched

Our Affinity Partner Fred.Olsen has launched some new sailings for 2022 on their new ships, the Bolette and Borealis.To find out more, please login to the Members' Area and visit the Travel Club...Read More

04 Jun 2021

HoC Research Briefing: Housing an Ageing Population

The House of Commons Library published a research briefing on Thurs 3rd June, 'Housing an ageing population: a reading list'. The issue of how to house an ageing population now, and in the...Read More

24 May 2021

LLA Blog on the Queen's Speech

Later Life Ambitions has produced a blog following the State Opening of Parliament and the Queen's Speech.To read the blog, please follow this link: LLA Blog - Queen's Speech 2021

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