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  • 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

    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
  • 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
  • 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

    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
  • 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
  • Monday 14 July 2014

    So what do you know about Sochi?

    Discover more on all-inclusive Black Sea Odyssey cruise 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

    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
  • 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 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
  • 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
  • Wednesday 9 July 2014

    Over 50s now account for majority of spending on travel and tourism

    A new, independent report released today by Saga shows that the over 50s now account for the majority of the UK’s expenditure on travel and tourism. In 2002, the over-50s accounted for 46% of travel and tourism expenditure, but this increased to 54% by 2012. Read On
  • Wednesday 9 July 2014

    Andrew Strong comments on new security restrictions

    Commenting on the new security restrictions on people flying, Andrew Strong Saga Travel's chief executive said: Read On
  • Tuesday 8 July 2014

    Social isolation a very real risk as we age says Saga

    Commenting on new figures from the Health and Social Care Information Centre
    (HSCIC) that show that some of those in receipt of social care feel isolated, Paul Green, director of communication for Saga said:
    Read On
  • Tuesday 8 July 2014

    Clued up over 50s keep a check on savings rates

    • Two thirds of over 50s check rates at least every six months
    • Six in ten over 50s switch savings accounts to get the best interest
    • Men are more likely than women to check interest rates regularly
    • Saga’s new 1 Year Fixed Rate ISA pays 1.55% tax free/AER ** interest. Read On
  • Monday 7 July 2014

    Let the rhythm of sizzling South America capture your soul

    Cross the Andean Lakes from Chile to Argentina and join the party in Rio on Saga’s spectacular 16-night tour
    Read On
  • Monday 7 July 2014

    Accidental landlords - Many over 50s didn't set out to rent

    A fifth of landlords over 50 became one by ‘accident’ due to inheriting property
    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

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    Angela Clifton

    Senior PR Manager, Insurance and Personal Finance

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    Louis Myers

    PR Manager, Saga Holidays and Cruises

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    07776 160866

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    Naomi Thornton

    Saga Holidays and Cruises

    01303 772499
    07545 504463