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<p class=MsoNormal><b><font size=3 face=Arial><span lang=EN-GB
style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:Arial;font-weight:bold'>Launch of 2008 <st1:country-region
w:st="on"><st1:place w:st="on">Northern Ireland</st1:place></st1:country-region>
Life and Times Survey results</span></font></b><font face=Arial><span
lang=EN-GB style='font-family:Arial'> <o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><font size=3 face=Arial><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:
12.0pt;font-family:Arial'><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal style='margin-right:36.0pt'><st1:place w:st="on"><st1:State
 w:st="on"><font size=3 face=Arial><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:12.0pt;
  font-family:Arial'>ARK</span></font></st1:State></st1:place><font face=Arial><span
lang=EN-GB style='font-family:Arial'> is pleased to announce a seminar<b><span
style='font-weight:bold'> </span></b>to mark the release of the results of the
2008 Northern Ireland Life and Times Survey <o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><font size=3 face=Arial><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:
12.0pt;font-family:Arial'><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><b><font size=3 face=Arial><span lang=EN-GB
style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:Arial;font-weight:bold'>All our Futures:
attitudes to age and ageing in <st1:place w:st="on"><st1:country-region w:st="on">Northern
  Ireland</st1:country-region></st1:place><o:p></o:p></span></font></b></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><font size=3 face=Arial><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:
12.0pt;font-family:Arial'>by Ann Marie Gray (<st1:place w:st="on"><st1:PlaceType
 w:st="on">University</st1:PlaceType> of <st1:PlaceName w:st="on">Ulster</st1:PlaceName></st1:place>)&nbsp;<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><font size=3 face=Arial><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:
12.0pt;font-family:Arial'><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><b><font size=3 face=Arial><span lang=EN-GB
style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:Arial;font-weight:bold'>Counting the cost
of disability: exploring ways to calculate poverty in the elderly<o:p></o:p></span></font></b></p>

<p class=MsoNormal style='margin-bottom:12.0pt'><font size=3 face=Arial><span
lang=EN-GB style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:Arial'>By <st1:PersonName w:st="on">Eileen
 Evason</st1:PersonName> <o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><b><font size=3 face=Arial><span lang=EN-GB
style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:Arial;font-weight:bold'>Thursday 25 June
2009 at 12 noon.<br>
</span></font></b><font face=Arial><span lang=EN-GB style='font-family:Arial'>Lagan
Room, The <st1:place w:st="on"><st1:PlaceType w:st="on">Mount</st1:PlaceType> <st1:PlaceName
 w:st="on">Conference</st1:PlaceName></st1:place> Centre, <st1:address w:st="on"><st1:Street
 w:st="on">2 Woodstock Link Road</st1:Street>, <st1:City w:st="on">Belfast</st1:City>
 <st1:PostalCode w:st="on">BT6 8DD</st1:PostalCode></st1:address> <o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><font size=3 face=Arial><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:
12.0pt;font-family:Arial'><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><font size=3 face=Arial><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:
12.0pt;font-family:Arial'>Please find details below of how to get to the venue:<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><font size=3 face=Arial><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:
12.0pt;font-family:Arial'><a href="http://www.the-mount.co.uk/map.php"
title="http://www.the-mount.co.uk/map.php&#10;blocked::http://www.the-mount.co.uk/map.php">http://www.the-mount.co.uk/map.php</a><o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><font size=3 face=Arial><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:
12.0pt;font-family:Arial'><br>
A light lunch will be served at 1pm<o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><font size=3 face=Arial><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:
12.0pt;font-family:Arial'>&nbsp;&nbsp;<br>
The seminar is free of charge, but places need to be booked by phone at 028
7137 5513 or by email <a href="mailto:info@ark.ac.uk"
title="mailto:info@ark.ac.uk&#10;blocked::mailto:info@ark.ac.uk">info@ark.ac.uk</a>
by Monday 22 June 2009.<br>
&nbsp;<br>
Ann Marie Gray is Senior Lecturer in Social Administration &amp; Policy, <st1:PlaceType
w:st="on">University</st1:PlaceType> of <st1:PlaceName w:st="on">Ulster</st1:PlaceName>,
and Policy Director of <st1:place w:st="on"><st1:State w:st="on">ARK</st1:State></st1:place><o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><font size=3 face=Arial><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:
12.0pt;font-family:Arial'><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><font size=3 face=Arial><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:
12.0pt;font-family:Arial'>Eileen Evason is Emeritus Professor in Social
Administration, <st1:place w:st="on"><st1:PlaceType w:st="on">University</st1:PlaceType>
 of <st1:PlaceName w:st="on">Ulster</st1:PlaceName></st1:place><o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoNormal><font size=3 face=Arial><span lang=EN-GB style='font-size:
12.0pt;font-family:Arial'><br>
The Life and Times Survey is an annual survey recording the attitudes of the
public of <st1:place w:st="on"><st1:country-region w:st="on">Northern Ireland</st1:country-region></st1:place>
to a wide range of social issues.&nbsp; The 2008 survey included questions
relating to ageing and ageism, community relations, migrant workers, religious
observation and politics. <o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

<p class=MsoBlockText style='margin-left:0cm'><font size=3 face=Arial><span
lang=EN-GB style='font-size:12.0pt;font-family:Arial'>Full results of the 2008
survey will be available on the Life and Times website on 25 June at <a
href="http://www.ark.ac.uk/nilt" title="http://www.ark.ac.uk/nilt">www.ark.ac.uk/nilt</a><o:p></o:p></span></font></p>

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10.0pt;font-family:Arial'><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></font></p>

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