On 25 March 2009, Grandparents Plus launched ‘Rethinking family life: exploring the role of grandparents and the wider family’ along with new opinion polling.
On 5 March 2009, the European Court of Justice published its ruling on the challenge to the UK’s compulsory retirement age.
In July 2008, the Equality Commission for Northern Ireland published the findings of a survey on age-related issues.
‘Gay and Grey, Lifting the lid on sexuality and ageing’ is a report on the needs, wants, fears and aspirations of older lesbians and gay men.
The Employment Equality (Age) Regulations 2006 came into force on 1 October 2006.