Pensions

Paralysed ex-police inspector is forced to pay for own 24-hour medical expenses

Paralysed ex-police inspector is forced to pay for own 24-hour medical expenses

55 minutes ago   |   Daily Express

A PARALYSED former policeman left without NHS healthcare is just one victim of the "biggest public scandal of modern times". The shocking case of Peter Ireland, 77, paralysed...
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State Pension payments to rise this year but half a million people will miss out

State Pension payments to rise this year but half a million people will miss out

3 hours ago   |   Daily Record

How much State Pension you receive when you retire depends on where you live.
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81-year-old says seven stone weight loss saved his life after reversing 20-year lung damage

3 hours ago   |   The Courier

A Dundee pensioner who shed more than seven stone says he doesn't think he would be alive today if he hadn't achieved the dramatic weight loss.
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Fears of Covid vaccine ‘postcode lottery' as some over-80s still haven't had jab

Fears of Covid vaccine ‘postcode lottery' as some over-80s still haven't had jab

3 hours ago   |   Metro   |   2 articles

Graphic shows number of vaccinations in England by area, up to January 17 There are fears of a coronavirus vaccine ‘postcode lottery' as the rollout has started targeting over...
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Pensioner with Still's disease recalls undergoing shocking medical treatments as a child

Pensioner with Still's disease recalls undergoing shocking medical treatments as a child

5 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

Disabled pensioner Ann Macfarlane, from Norfolk, detailed the shocking medical treatments she underwent as a child, on BBC2 documentary Silenced: The Hidden Story of Disabled...
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Young man accused of violently bashing and robbing a pensioner at Towradgi rock pool in Wollongong

Young man accused of violently bashing and robbing a pensioner at Towradgi rock pool in Wollongong

9 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

A 20-year-old is accused of bashing and robbing an elderly pensioner, first detaining him at Towradgi rock pools in Wollongong. The older man, scared for his life, took the...
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Hospital apologises to pensioner, 94, for handing her a Do Not Resuscitate order without her consent

Hospital apologises to pensioner, 94, for handing her a Do Not Resuscitate order without her consent

15 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

After the Mail highlighted the shocking story of 94-year-old Lucy Jeal who was given a Do Not Resuscitate notice, her hospital has apologised and told her to 'dispose' of it.
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You can apply for a £605 monthly payment to help with stress and anxiety

You can apply for a £605 monthly payment to help with stress and anxiety

18 hours ago   |   The Mirror

People suffering from a variety of conditions which may have been made worse by the pandemic, such as anxiety, stress and depression, can apply for financial health from the...
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Stalemate between Stormont and Westminster over victims' pension funding goes on

20 hours ago   |   Belfast telegraph

A stalemate between the Northern Ireland Executive and Westminster is continuing over a compensation scheme for injured Troubles victims.
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What the £20 Universal Credit increase means for the people who get it

What the £20 Universal Credit increase means for the people who get it

20 hours ago   |   The Big Issue

More than six million people will lose an average of £1,040 per year if the temporary increase to Universal Credit payments are cut in April. And that is what will happen...
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