Tag Archives: age discrimination

Held back by ageism?

Held back by ageism?

Age discrimination is unfair treatment based on a person’s age and is just as wrong as discrimination on the grounds of sex or race, but often we just accept that we are being overlooked because we ar ...
How dare they say I’m too old for the Army

How dare they say I’m too old for the Army

A super-fit 61-year-old from Cardiff who has been thrown of the Army ‘because he is too old’, is breaking his silence to speak up about the experience. Kevin Fulthorpe works as a lecturer in sport and ...
Ageist Attitudes in Health Care

Ageist Attitudes in Health Care

The Department of Health has been studying the evidence and effects of ageism and age discrimination in the National Health Service.  The studies continue to demonstrate that age discrimination both g ...