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  • Thursday 2 October 2014

    Thousands of over 50s at risk of huge medical bills on holiday

    • 500,000 over 50s have been ill on holiday over last three years because of ongoing medical conditions
    • One in 10 have no travel insurance to claim on, while others discover they are not adequately covered by the policy they’ve bought
    • 16 million over 50s are suffering from ongoing or pre-existing medical conditions Read On
  • Wednesday 1 October 2014

    Responding to Steve Webb's announcement, Saga says retirement should be flexible

    Commenting on Steve Webb’s announcement about the contribution that the over 65s who continue in work make to the economy, Saga’s director of communication Paul Green commented: Read On
  • Tuesday 30 September 2014

    Sail into Salzburg on 50th anniversary of The Sound of Music

    New Saga river cruise includes two-night stay in hotel close to gardens where Maria and the Von Trapp children sang Do-Re-Mi


    Plenty of Saga passengers’ ‘favourite things’ - Wine, beer and soft drinks included with lunch and dinner
    Single cabins at no extra cost
    Read On
  • Tuesday 30 September 2014

    Saga plc announces half yearly results

  • Tuesday 30 September 2014

    David Cameron's announcement welcomed as over 50s wait a week or more for a GP appointment

    The Conservative announcement that access to a GP will be available 7 days a week following next years’ General Election will be welcome news to young and old alike, many of whom have found it increasingly difficult to get an appointment. Read On
  • Monday 29 September 2014

    Explorer Sir Ranulph Fiennes joins Saga cruise in search of the Northern Lights

    Sir Ranulph Fiennes is the world’s greatest living explorer and he will be joining Saga Pearl II in search of the Northern Lights when she sails from Southampton on March 4, 2015. Read On
  • Thursday 25 September 2014

    Saga holidays and cruises - all aboard at a high street near you

    Saga Travel, the holidays and cruise specialist for the over 50s, are very pleased to announce that it will extend its current focus on direct sales to work in partnership with travel agents to sell cruises and holidays and is recruiting an agency sales team to be based at its Folkestone HQ. Read On
  • Wednesday 24 September 2014

    Almost half of working over 50s don't know when they will fully retire

    • 44% of over 50s don’t know at what age they will be able to fully retire
    • One in six have put off retirement indefinitely
    • 55% are retiring later than they planned to five years ago
    Read On
  • Tuesday 23 September 2014

    Saga turns up the heat with new Ice and Fire tour

    • Bathe in Blue Lagoon
    • Watch out for whales
    • Catch spray at waterfalls
    Read On
  • Tuesday 23 September 2014

    Over-50s icon, Saga Magazine, celebrates its 30th birthday

    • A special celebratory giveaway of £30,000 of prizes over three birthday issues
    • Magazine on sale at selected Sainsbury's for October, November and December
    • Introductory £1 offer for October issue*
    • Britain’s bestselling monthly subscription magazine with a circulation of 453,704.**

    Read On
  • Monday 22 September 2014

    Witness the total solar eclipse on Saga Sapphire

    Join stargazing sessions led by astronomy expert
    Learn about the solar system during talks and quizzes
    Visit some of Europe’s finest archaeological sites in Kirkwall
    Read On
  • Monday 22 September 2014

    Saga generations make the switch to smartphones

    • 88% of over 50s own gizmos such as laptops, tablets and smartphones
    • One in five use smartphones on the move to get the best deals on their shopping
    • Four in ten tablet owners use them to check in to social media Read On
  • Tuesday 16 September 2014

    Discover the Jewels of Cyprus on Saga's sparkling new three-centre tour

    • All meals, 12-hour bar and seven tours included in great value price
    • Explore stunning beauty of coastal Larnaca, Limassol and Paphos
    • Visit the Baths of Aphrodite and the ‘ghost town’ of Famagusta
    • Sweeten to island’s taste for carob toffee and coconut slices!
    Read On
  • Tuesday 16 September 2014

    Vinyl farewell? Over 50s aren't stuck in the past - they prefer iPods to record players

    • More than a quarter (26%) of over 50s opt for an MP3 player/iPod
    • Nearly two thirds (62%) would choose a CD player to listen to music.
    • Just one in 10 of over 50s prefer a turntable for enjoying music Read On
  • Tuesday 16 September 2014

    What makes your Holiday Reading?

  • Tuesday 16 September 2014

    Long term inflation still much higher for Saga Generations

    New inflation figures show CPI is down to 1.5% from 1.6% the previous month, which is good news for consumers but masks the disproportionate long term impact inflation is having on the Saga Generations. Read On
  • Monday 15 September 2014

    Crime writer Ruth Rendell on Saga Sapphire cruise

    Saga fast becoming No.1 choice for literary cruising Read On
  • Monday 15 September 2014

    Over 50s harmonious holiday decisions

    Saga’s latest poll of more than 10,000 over 50s found that for couples planning a holiday, whilst a number of different factors will be taken into account, the final choices are harmoniously made. Read On
  • Wednesday 10 September 2014

    Saga announces 2015 maiden ports of call to meet demands for new destinations

    There’s always excitement when a cruise ship sails to a new port and in 2015 Saga ships will make inaugural calls to destinations in Spain, Finland and Denmark.

    Read On
  • Wednesday 10 September 2014

    Saga crowned Best Value for Money Cruise Line at Cruise International Awards 2014

    Saga stands out from the crowd by including so many extras within price 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