A charity is aiming to offer the lifeline of friendship to 1000 older people who live alone in Scotland within the next year.
A BRAVE grandmother helped police catch a cruel crook who conned vulnerable pensioners out of more than £50,000 – and then FORGAVE her.
Scotland’s firefighters set for elderly ‘care’ role with plans to help heart attack victims and dementia patients
FIREFIGHTERS are preparing to take on a more caring role – to help meet the needs of Scotland’s ageing population.
A popular high street baker has backed a charity's scheme to help tackle loneliness among the elderly.
A veteran racing driver is staying in the fast lane at 82 after having his heart reset.
CONSERVATIVE plans for social care have come under fire from the author of a major review of the issue, who warned elderly people would be left "helpless" to control the cost of their care.
ONE of the UK's oldest men has been honoured with a "lifetime of service" award from the church he has been a member of for more than 70 years.
Edinburgh supergran tackles carjacker: ‘Frightening’ ordeal of brave 66-year-old who fought off thief
A GRANDMOTHER fought off a thug who threatened to stab her husband in a driveway carjacking.
SHE recently celebrated her 106th birthday, but Violet Scahill says supporting a good football team keeps her young at heart.