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Saga releases new 22-night Grand Tour of South India

20 April 2016, 01:00
• 2017 marks India’s 70th year of independence
• Year of Culture 2017 to highlight cultural ties
• 22 nights from £2,399 including flights
• Comprehensive tour of South India visiting all the key sites a first time visitor would want to see

More over 50s in jobs that match their skills

20 April 2016, 01:00
Saga’s latest employment indices clearly shows that the changes to state pension age are having a profound effect on the number of women aged 50-64 who are remaining economically active, however for women the steepest fall can be seen in workers 65 or older where there are now 53,000 fewer women In employment when compared to the previous quarter.

The rise of the solo traveller

19 April 2016, 01:00
Saga creates small group adventures across the globe for solo holidaymakers – complete with door-to-door chauffeur service

Saga publishes its preliminary results

19 April 2016, 01:00
Saga today publishes its prelimary results

Saga reveals crazy caravan claims

18 April 2016, 01:00
• Saga spent over half a million pounds repairing customers caravans in 2015
• Claims include losing control of a blowtorch, runaway wheelie bins and a loo looter

Saga releases four new short cruises for 2017

18 April 2016, 01:00
Four to six-night sailings from Dover and Southampton to attract first-time cruise passengers

Prices from £499 and highlights include:
Overnight calls in Rouen and Falmouth
Time to explore pretty St Peter Port in Guernsey
Christmas markets in Germany, Holland and Belgium
Gardens theme with visits to Giverny and the Eden Project

Grandparents bolster education economy by £6.4bn, finds Saga Investment Services

14 April 2016, 01:00
• Grandparents contributing an average of £181/month towards grandchildren’s educations
• More than one in three (38%) contributing now or plan to in the future
• Helping to meet the cost of university is the biggest priority for grandparents

Saga Inflation Report for April

12 April 2016, 01:00
Annual Consumer Price (CPI) inflation stood at 0.5% in March, up from the 0.3% recorded in the previous two readings. Still, inflation remains outside of the Bank of England’s target range.

New Saga tour: Wings over the Okavango

12 April 2016, 01:00
Take light aircraft flights to a remote island amidst channels and lagoons in the African bush

Stay in authentic tented camps to watch wildlife from private verandas

Join a game drive and river trip in a pristine environment

Plus - Special Interest birdwatching departure date

Government u-turn on granny flat tax a victory for common sense

12 April 2016, 01:00
Commenting on the announcement by a Treasury Minister that the Government will amend Budget measures to ensure that so-called "granny flats" will not be hit by a stamp duty rise intended for people buying second homes, Saga's director of communications Paul Green commented:

The secret's out!

11 April 2016, 01:00
• Experience traditional Spain with Saga from only £319 a week
• Stay in a waterfront hotel
• Book between October 31 - November 26, 2016 or January 2 - 24, 2017 and stay four weeks for the price of three

Later life parents left in debt

11 April 2016, 01:00
• One million over 50s are ‘second lifers’ – those who have second family later in life
• One in eight over 50s still have a mortgage
• Second-lifers have an average mortgage debt of more than £80,000
• One in 17 over 50s had their last child when they were 41 years or older

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