While overall divorce rates are falling, the over-65s have bucked the trend and are growing, according to the latest figures from the Office for National Statistics.
From 2005 to 2015, the number of pension age men getting divorced has increased from 8,059 to 8,697.
Dating vs Seeing Someone For most people the difference between dating and seeing someone refers to the level of commitment agreed upon by the couple.
While this isn’t an exact scientific definition, it is applied by the majority.
But now it seems the growing number of ‘silver surfers’ could be behind a surge in another rising trend – ‘silver splitters’.