Britain should be ashamed of the way it treats grandparents, Jeremy Hunt will say today. The Health Secretary will warn a million elderly are left forgotten and isolated because friends and relatives fail to visit them. Full story >>
Your grandparents are the father and mother of your father or mother. • The children are staying with their grandparents. In the Mail's headline, the word grandparents is used to refer to old people in general. You could also say 'the elderly'.