The Town That Never Retired

The Town That Never Retired

Nick Hewer and Margaret Mountford launch a bold experiment sending retirees back to work.

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When I’m 65 Season

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…

 

When I Get Older 

How To Live Beyond 100 

June Brown: Respect Your Elders

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: How to write a successful CV

BBC News: How to write a successful CV

Thinking of going back to work? Here are some basic rules on how to write a CV and what information to include.

 

Go to the CV guide

BBC News: Working pensioners 'nearly double' since 1993

BBC News: Working pensioners 'nearly double' since 1993

Read about the reasons for and consequences of a growing and ageing population.

 

Go to the article

BBC Lab UK: The Get Yourself Hired Test

BBC Lab UK: The Get Yourself Hired Test

Get practical jobseeking advice from The Apprentice winner Tim Campbell as part of a real science study.

 

Take the Get Yourself Hired Test

BBC Skillswise: Job skills

BBC Skillswise: Job skills

Brush up your English and Maths skills with videos, quizzes and games.

 

Visit BBC Skillwise

Give an hour

Give an hour

Give an Hour is about giving one hour of your time to help someone you know get online. With so much sport on this summer, there's even more reason to give someone a hand. BBC presenter Chris Hollins helped Fatima Whitbread learn a little more about surfing the internet. 

 

See how Chris got on when he gave his hour. 

Digital Unite

Digital Unite is an organisation that supports people to realise the benefits of using technology.

 

Read Digital Unite's free guides 

Find out about the Spring Online & Surfers’ Day