When I’m 65 Season
It’s an inescapable fact, everyone grows old. The over 65s are the fastest growing age group in Britain and by 2030 it’s estimated that a quarter of the population will be over the age of 65.
When I'm 65 is a challenging new BBC One primetime season set to tackle a subject that affects everyone: ageing.
Find out more about the rest of the programmes in the season…
Elsewhere on the BBC
Explore lots more content on the subject of ageing from across the BBC:
BBC Radio 4: You and Yours - Positive ageing
BBC Radio 4: You and Yours - A Minister for older people?
BBC Radio 4: You and Yours - Pensioners in debt
BBC Radio 4: You and Yours - Working after retirement
BBC Radio 4: You and Yours - Clips
BBC Two: Newsnight
BBC Radio 4 and 4 Extra Blog: The BBC's Ageing Season
BBC News: Nearly one in five UK citizens 'to reach 100'
10 million people in the UK will live to be centenarians, according to an Office for National Statistics report in December 2010.
BBC News: Genes predict living beyond 100
Can US scientists really predict whether a person will live beyond 100? They have identified genetic markers that are "most different" between centenarians and randomly selected individuals.
BBC Radio 4: You and Yours - The Art and Science of Ageing
Artists and scientists come together to convey some of the truths about ageing...
BBC Horizon: How to live to 101
BBC Radio 4: Today - Do we all want to live to 100?
Dame Joan Bakewell takes part in a debate about the science and ethics of ageing with The Today Programme.