Author Archives: markbendle

The Mature Times newspaper

The Mature Times newspaper

Dear Sir. I have just read this free paper which I discovered in the Nelson Library yesterday. I have not bought a newspaper for more than 25 years as I got fed up of all the rubbish printed in most o ...
BT pensions – I am not dead yet!

BT pensions – I am not dead yet!

Dear Mature Times, Have other readers received letters from corporate pension schemes demanding that they verify they are alive and bona fide pensioners by getting an attestation form countersigned by ...
Held back by ageism

Held back by ageism

This 80 year old, registered ‘Disabled’ reader enjoyed reading your Christine Parkinson illuminating front page story (issue 286, April 2016), headlined “Held back by ageism”, ...