We are very excitied to announce that our Grey Pride campaign has today received a major boost - we have secured a House of Commons debate on whether the Government should appoint a Minister for Older People!
The debate, which will take place on Thursday 28th June, follows intense pressure from all our brilliant Grey Pride campaigners around the country and…Continue
Ed Balls, Shadow Chancellor and MP for Outwood and Morley, visited Schofield Court retirement housing scheme in Morley on Friday to discuss our Grey Pride campaign and the issues facing older people today.
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Journalist, television presenter and ChildLine founder Esther Rantzen made an appeal for a Minister for Older People to millions of viewers on ITV’s Daybreak programme last week.
Speaking about the difficulty facing many older people in gaining simple advice to save money on their winter fuel bills, she said:
Stratford on Avon MP Nadhim Zahawi attended a coffee morning at Townsend Hall with older people from the nearby Horsefair retirement housing estate, and Anchor’s Chief Executive Jane Ashcroft on Friday 28 October.
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Today we are tremendously excited to announce that we’ve hit 100,000 signatures!…Continue
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Another MP has thrown their weight behind the campaign this week, proving that simply letting people know what we are trying to achieve really can be all it takes to boost our numbers!
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