Almost 10,000 over-75s in Scotland will spend Christmas Day alone as the elderly suffer the effects of "fragmented" families, a charity has said.
Almost 10,000 over-75s in Scotland will spend Christmas Day alone as the elderly suffer the effects of \"fragmented\" families, a charity has said.
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The WRVS added that a lonely festive period will be experienced by many elderly people, given their children are too busy to see them, with an estimated 18,000 reporting their own family do not have the time to visit.
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