Weekly news round up – 20th April

Health

  • How housework helps to sweep away the threat of Alzheimers – Express
  • New hope for breast cancer patients as studies show there are ten types of the disease – Mirror
  • People really do like to be beside the seaside, study says – BBC

Politics

  • Council Tax support for older people to be protected – Age Scotland
  • Backlash at BBC as older women go to war – Express
  • Labour fails to block ‘granny tax’ – BBC

Money

  • Simple way to boost pensions – Express
  • Energy firms go back on pledge to help poorest households – Independent
  • Generation game – who’se better off? – Channel 4

Something for the weekened

  • Oldest Marathon runner announces retirement – BBC

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