Why are women dumping their husbands in their sixties?

Why ARE women dumping their husbands in their sixties

Silver splitters: More than 11,500 over-60s were granted a divorce in 2009; a rise of 4 per cent in two years (posed by models)

Silver splitters: More than 11,500 over-60s were granted a divorce in 2009; a rise of 4 per cent in two years (posed by models)

Starting over: Beaming Shirley Sandford poses with a piper months after her divorce

Starting over: Shirley Sandford poses with a piper months after her divorce. She said she”s much happier being single

Retain a connection: Going on holiday together is a good way to spend time together and have fun (posed by models)

Retain a connection: Going on holiday together is a good way to spend time together and have fun (posed by models)

Dumped: More women are finding they don

Dumped: More women are finding they don”t have to settle for an unhappy marriage

TOXIC LEGACY FOR THE GRANDCHILDREN

Emotional fallout: Divorce is difficult for children whatever their age (posed by model)

Emotional fallout: Divorce is difficult for children whatever their age (posed by model)