In 50 years’ time, there are likely to be an additional 8.6 million people aged 65 years and over – a population roughly the size of London.
This is according to an August 2018 article by the Office for National Statistics on the UK’s ageing population.
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Citizens Advice are recruiting a Director in Wales , to provide visionary leadership for Citizens Advice Cymru. The deadline for applications is 30 August 2018.
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‘Leaving the EU will change the constitutional arrangements of the UK in relation to the devolution settlements’, says a July 2018 report from the Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee.
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‘We have heard what needs to change: the stigma associated with social housing, the need for landlords to listen to residents and the desire for a culture of accountability and respect.’
This is according to the August 2018 Social Housing Green Paper, which proposes ‘fundamental reform’.
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The Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sports have published the results from their Community Life Survey 2017-18 (pdf), in July 2018. This survey is a key evidence source on social cohesion, community engagement and social action, in England.
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