We want to change the way retirement looks. Which is why we asked you to tell us your retirement stories. From trips to the Arctic to helping with food banks and returning to education, we’ve heard truly unique and inspiring retirement stories.  

Rosetta and a group of children

Rosetta’s story

A life time of learning

Retirement hasn’t just been a time of creativity for Rosetta, it’s allowed her to support people in their own learning and development.

The community board

Nigel’s story

Bringing people together

After years spent dedicated to research and teaching, retirement has been a time for action – and Nigel isn’t wasting a minute of it.

Man making a pot out of clay

Be in with a chance of receiving £250

Submissions are still open if you want to share your colourful retirement story. 

We're looking for your unique story of how your life changed when your retired, if we use your story you'll receive a £50 voucher, or if we really love your story there's up to £250 available.

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