P674 Teletext 674 Dec10 22:21:36    FOR ??h÷5%l MONEY  ——————————————————————————————————————— BEATING THE AGE BARRIER In a survey of 1,000 managers4 the Economic and Social Research Council found four out of five admitted age discrimination was a problem. A similar survey by Age Concern found many older workers suffer:   early loss of employment  job discrimination  exclusion from training  enforced early retirement [  ——————————————————————————————————1/5— Join the Icebreaker campaign 673 SHANE RICHIE'S WEEKEND p481 Never too late Help Fit Cinema
P674 Teletext 674 Dec10 22:22:15    FOR  MONEY  ——————————————————————————————————————— BEATING THE AGE BARRIER Age Concern would like to see age limits in recruitment adverts abolished AC's Sally Greengross says many older workers are being bqvshed into an early exit from their working lives," in some  cases as much as 15 years  before official retirement age.   Once out of work, it's very  hard for older people to gel  back into the market.  ——————————————————————————————————2/5— Superscrooge is back here on Monday gHAT'S ON THE ADVENT CALENDAR? p484 Never too late Help Fit Cinema
P674 Teletext 674 Dec10 22:20:10    FOR  MONEY  ——————————————————————————————————————— BEATING THE AGE BARRIER There is help available for those who want to work but think their age will be held against them. Reaction Trust was initially set up by Help the Aged to promote  Third Age re-emploqldnt.   It arranges counselling,  lobbies companies and has  been very successful at  helping older people get  back to work. ——————————————————————————————————3/1— Christmas pressies for gardeners 488 JENNY'S FESTIVE STUFFINGS p486 Never too late Help Fit Cinema
P674 Teletext 674 Dec10 22:20:13    FOR  MONEY  ———————————————————————————@——————————@ BEATING THE AGE BARRIER   Reaction Trust says many   firms now realise that by  dumping older workers, they  have "lost corporate memory". Younger people often move from bob to job rapidly but older workers can offer balance and stability. Yet Reaction Trust gets plenty of calls from people as young as 40 who have been pushed out of jobs and find it hard to find new work. ——————————————————————————————————4/1— Join the Icebreaker cam——ign 673 THE LATEST ON THE LOTTERY p123 ITV Never too late Help Fit Cinema
P674 Teletext 674 Dec10 22:21:37    FOR  MONEY  ——————————————————————————————————————— BEATING THE AGE BAR IER Reaction Trust says more self-help groups are forming. In Nottingham they help ex-miners, in Guildford ex-executives and in Dartford blue collar workers. Reaction Trust is to be renamed Third Age Challenge Trust in the New Year. If you would like to know more about groups in your area, write to: Reaction Trust, St James Walk, Clerkenwell Green, London. EC1 ROBE ——————————————————————————————————5/5— What's on the Advent Calendar? 484 HAVE YOU SEEN FAMILY FINANCE? p540 Never too late Help Fit Cinema