Eilis O'Hanlon: 'Casting older people as the source of all problems is no solution'

Plans to free up housing by getting older people to move out of their homes send out the wrong signal, writes Eilis O'Hanlon

Terry Prone

Speaking with characteristic bluntness on radio last week, Terry Prone said the attitude to old people in this country used to be: "Shag off, we have no more use for you." Now all that has changed, the PR guru thinks.