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PRESS RELEASES

  • Wednesday 30 July 2014

    winter months boat claims

    • Almost 30% of claims in the last nine years have been made during winter months
    • Majority of claims are for moored vessels
    • Electrical fires can cause up to £160,000 damage
    • The average cost of an accidental damage claim was £2,266.
    Read On
  • Tuesday 29 July 2014

    Honour soldiers of The Great War with Saga Holidays

    Family history search included in Road of Remembrance tour

    Sail on Saga Sapphire to Gallipoli on ANZAC Day
    Read On
  • Monday 28 July 2014

    Join the Saga Jazz Fest!

    Toe-tapping themed ocean and river cruises with music all the way Read On
  • Monday 28 July 2014

    Millions shut out of doctors’ surgeries - Saga responds

    Responding to news that GP surgeries have refused appointments to patients 40 million times this year, Saga director of communications Paul Green commented: “The figures are jaw-dropping. So many people, but especially the elderly, depend on a friendly GP as their first point of contact with the health service when they feel unwell.
    Read On
  • Monday 28 July 2014

    Saga comments in response to delays at Gatwick airport

    Gatwick airport is under close scrutiny following the debacle surrounding baggage reclaim over the weekend.

    Read On
  • Friday 25 July 2014

    Nanny doesn't need the nanny state to tell her how to drink responsibly

    Commenting on new research by Mintel that shows that over 50s drink more regularly than younger consumers, Paul Green, director of communications for Saga said:
    Read On
  • Tuesday 22 July 2014

    Wake up and smell the roses on Saga's new Trails and Walks in Cyprus holiday

    Walk through valleys criss-crossed with vineyards, orchards and rose gardens from which Agros rose water is distilled on Saga’s twin-base Special Interest walking holiday. Read On
  • Monday 21 July 2014

    Live the dream: Island-hopping in ‘paradise’

    All aboard m/y Pegasus for Saga’s new Seychelles Island Explorer tour

    • Choice of regional flights from Birmingham, Gatwick, Glasgow & Manchester Read On
  • Friday 18 July 2014

    Saga launches new 2-Year Fixed Rate Savings Account Paying 2.10% gross/AER*

    • Offers a fixed interest rate of 2.10% gross/AER with interest paid annually*
    • Available from 18th July 2014
    • Monthly interest option also available paying 2.08% Gross / 2.10% AER
    • Limited issue postal account
    • Minimum balance of £1, up to £10m
    • Withdrawals allowed by post subject to a charge**.
    Read On
  • Thursday 17 July 2014

    New employment data shows more over 50s in work

    Paul Green, director of communication for Saga commented: “Todays employment figures show that unemployment rates are at their lowest since 2008, with the most marked increase in the number of people in work in the 50 plus age group. However employment is not a zero sum game. Read On
  • Thursday 17 July 2014

    Saga plc appoints Tim McCall as Director of Corporate Affairs

    Saga plc has announced the appointment of Tim McCall to the newly created role of Director of Corporate Affairs. Read On
  • Tuesday 15 July 2014

    Still a long way to go before Britain embraces cashless society

    • A third of transactions are still in cash
    • Debit card is most popular payment method (35%)
    • 60% of over 50s regularly pay by credit card, compared to 38% of 18-49 year olds
    • Over 50s use cheques less frequently than younger generations Read On
  • Tuesday 15 July 2014

    Hip operations are far from routine for those in constant pain

    Responding to a report from the Royal College of Surgeons that some NHS patients are being refused routine unless they are “suffering enough pain”, Saga director, Paul Green commented: Read On
  • Tuesday 15 July 2014

    Saga's latest flash inflation indices show that over 50s still experience higher inflation

    Paul Green, Saga’s director of communication commented “Since the financial crisis really began to get underway in 2007 the cost of living has risen substantially more for the over-50s than for the overall population on the broad-based RPI measure of prices. Younger age groups have benefitted greatly from falling mortgage interest payments as the Bank of England cut interest rates during the recession, whilst older age groups in general failed to benefit from this. Read On
  • Monday 14 July 2014

    New NHS guidance - it's not just about living longer, it's about ageing well says Saga

    Commenting on new NHS guidance that states that health workers should "take advantage" of significant life events among the middle-aged to get them to be healthier Paul Green, Saga’s director of communications said: Read On
  • Monday 14 July 2014

    Saga welcomes Ros Altmann's appointment as government’s older workers business champion

    Saga welcomes the appointment of its former director general, Ros Altmann as the government’s new older workers business champion. Saga has long campaigned for the nations over 50s contribution to be properly recognised by society and the business community. Read On
  • Monday 14 July 2014

    So what do you know about Sochi?

    Discover more on all-inclusive Black Sea Odyssey cruise Read On
  • Sunday 13 July 2014

    Saga explorer TV: Saga brings destinations to life for new-to-cruise passengers

    First time cruise passengers looking for travel inspiration or fine detail on destinations can now visit Saga explorer TV Read On
  • Friday 11 July 2014

    Saga comments on awareness of GP out of hours services

    Commenting on reports that one in four people don’t know how to contact an out-of-hours GP service, Saga's Paul Green, said: Read On
  • Friday 11 July 2014

    Saga Holidays win big at 50+ awards

    The eighth 50+ Show was held at Olympia Grand in London yesterday, Britain’s largest exhibition for the over-50s, and Saga Travel was nominated for a number of awards. Read On
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  • Paul Green  

    Paul V. Green

    Director of Communications

    01303 776023
    07714 414859

  • Lisa Harris  

    Lisa Harris

    Head of Communications, Saga Group and Allied Healthcare

    01303 774716
    07515 496321

  • Angela Clifton  

    Angela Clifton

    Senior PR Manager, Insurance and Personal Finance

    01303 776504
    07748 336310

  • Louis Myers  

    Louis Myers

    PR Manager, Saga Holidays and Cruises

    01303 771118
    07776 160866

  • Naomi Thornton  

    Naomi Thornton

    Saga Holidays and Cruises

    01303 772499
    07545 504463