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Alone charity calls for increase in state pension

A charity says more than 63,000 people over the age of 65 experience enforced deprivation in the Republic of Ireland.  Picture by Yui Mok, Press Association
Cate McCurry, Press Association
A charity that supports tens of thousands of older people in the Republic of Ireland has called for the state pension to be increased by seven euro in this year's budget. Alone has also suggest[...]

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