The Internet Not for Old People

After walking the Great Wall of China and making plans for a trip to Russia, Shirley Greening-Jackson thought signing up for a new internet service would be a doddle. But the young man behind the counter had other ideas. He said she was barred — because she was too old

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  1. Feòrag

    4 September 2006 at 10.31 pm

    One of the few decent things the British government has done is to bring in legislation banning age discrimination in employment, provision of services etc. Carphone Warehouse must be hoping it hasn’t come in yet.


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