‘I have more fun now than I ever did before’: 50 and 60-year-olds share the best things about getting older

When children are raised, your working life is over and you stop caring so much about what others think, a rich time of self-discovery can begin. Here, people in their 50s and 60s talk about the joys of ageing

Getting older is a time for discovering who you truly are, free of expectations. Photo: Getty/picture posed

Suzanne Harrington

Can we talk about ageing? Because it’s brilliant. Liberating, relaxing, engaging, overflowing with possibilities and discoveries.