I gave a talk to an Active Living group in Bridgwater.
I say gave and to, but as is often the case, the members did a lot of talking as well.
Two themes emerged from the day for me.
1-People in Later Life really need good information, so they can make informed choices about their future. Yes no one wants to think about what happens when… But fore warned is fore armed.
2-Where did it all go wrong? We paid our stamp and taxes all those years, in the belief that it would provide for us in our old age. Now we are being told there are too many of us, living too long.
It does seem that an injustice is being done to the current generation in their later l