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Age discrimination: Rose's story

Age discrimination is rife today, especially in employment, writes Elizabeth Adimado from the Connect Hackney Senior Citizens' Media Group. She tells the story of shop worker "Rose" and demands action against ageism.

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Get to know... the Sharp End

Did you know Hackney has a healthy living centre offering a huge variety of fun and healthy activities for the over 50s? Janet Nickie from the Connect Hackney Senior Citizens' Media Group explains

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Going to the Posh Club

Ever wanted to dress up in your finest and join the party at Hackney's swankiest night out? There's fun, food, cabaret acts and a very special atmosphere down at the Posh Club. Gubsie Agolia-Aspinall, from the Connect Hackney Senior Citizens' Media Group, reports

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Get to know... Hackney Cypriot Association

It has earned a very special place in the hearts of its regulars for the past 40 years, and it's still providing support and services to Hackney's Cypriot community. Andreas Kyriacou, from the Connect Hackney Senior Citizens' Media Group, tells us all about the Hackney Cypriot Association

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Get to know... the Stroke Project

What do you do if you are struggling in the aftermath of a stroke? Abigail Omolade, from the Connect Hackney Senior Citizens' Media Group, explains how the Stroke Project was there to help her and many other Hackney residents

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