Standing up for today's and tomorrow's pensioners

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  • 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.

  • September NPC Campaign! Bulletin now available

    This month’s Campaign! bulletin contains the latest attack on the triple lock, the recent report from Ofgem into the energy market, the numbers of people missing out on the new state pension, the rising costs of care homes and the

  • Time to defend the pension triple-lock…again

    The triple lock on the basic state pension is guaranteed until 2020, but there is no doubt that the likes of Ros Altmann and others will be using their influence between now and then to alter things in the future.

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