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  • Ten Minute Briefing on the State Pension Age

    On the day Parliament went into its summer recess, the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions announced the government’s plan to accelerate the rise to 68 in the state pension age. This new Ten Minute Briefing from the NPC

  • NPC Campaign! Bulletin June 2017 now available

    This month’s NPC Campaign! Bulletin is now available, looking at the election manifestos and the arguments surrounding the triple lock on the state pension. You can view or download a colour version here or a black and white version here.

  • Campaign! Bulletin May 2017 now available

    The May edition of the NPC’s Campaign! bulletin is now available to read and download. It includes articles on the General Election, the latest in the social care crisis, the problems for pensioners living in rural areas and the decision

  • April’s NPC Campaign! Bulletin now available

    The April edition of the Campaign! bulletin is now available. It includes articles on the Cridland Review into the state pension age, the Budget, rising pensioner poverty, the local communities and government committee’s recommendations on the future funding of social

  • NPC Campaign! Bulletin March 2017 now available

    This month’s Campaign! bulletin is now available to read and download. This edition covers the impact of cuts on social care, the latest attacks on the triple lock, changes to housing benefit rules, the impact of Brexit and possible changes

  • NPC Campaign! Bulletin January 2017 now available

    The latest Campaign! bulletin from the NPC is now available to read and download. It features the latest on social care, the state pension age, rising household bills and the triple lock. You can download a colour version here or

  • Triple Lock Campaign

    In the last few months, the triple lock on the state pension has been under attack from a host of former ministers, think tanks and elements of the media. The NPC has produced a timely campaign factsheet that explains the

  • December Campaign! Bulletin now available

    This month’s Campaign! Bulletin is now available with articles on the Autumn Statement and the future of the state pension triple lock, the latest excess winter death figures, the ongoing crisis in social care funding, the effect of cuts to

  • NPC National Lobby of Parliament called for Wednesday 2 November 2016

    The NPC’s annual Lobby of Parliament will take place on Wednesday 2 November. Full details are shown on the flyer here. Speakers include: John McDonnell MP (Shadow Chancellor), Ian Blackford MP (SNP), Heather Wakefield (UNISON), Dave Ward (CWU) and Dot

  • The future of adult social care

    The Communities and Local Government Select Committee is currently undertaking an inquiry into the future of adult social care. The NPC’s submission can be seen here.

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