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Retired & Kicking

Retired & Kicking is for Older People, say 60+, who are fed up with the alternatives offered and as far from being ‘elderly’ as it’s possible to be.

Retired & Kicking celebrates your mind, that it is wise, that it is insightful, that you want to engage with like minded, like valued people to share, discuss, debate, offer advice, humour and camaraderie.

Come on in and join the madding crowd!
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Considering downsizing?

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A website called downsizingdirect.com says you can save £2000 per year on running costs and release £100,000 in equity by becoming a SKIer. What do you think?
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Don’t complain – ACT

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As already the biggest demographic, it’s time us older people started to really drive what is morally right as sitting back certainly won’t effect the change the world needs …
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Volunteering is good for you …

Diamond Champions 2014Recently, the Diamond Champions awards were held in recognition of the valuable role older people make to society. Read how one man, Harrogate resident John Shannon, has done a lot to tackle preconceptions when others write off people over 60 as ‘past it’ when they mention their age.

The Diamond Champions Awards are recognition of the valuable role older people make to society. Eleven champions had jointly volunteered 359 years between them proving that age is no barrier to making a valid contribution to our communities.  

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