Hilda Clulow aged 111

Oldest living person in the UK: Joan Hocquard

Joan Eileen Hocquard (née Reynolds, born 29 March 1908) from Poole, Dorset is an English supercentenarian. At the age of 112, Joan is the oldest living person in the United Kingdom. She shared the title along with Bob Weighton, who was also born on 29 March 1908, until Bob's death on 28 May 2020. She is also the oldest living woman in the United Kingdom following the death of 111-year-old Hilda Clulow on 24 December 2019.

Oldest living men and women by country

The oldest woman living in England and the UK is Joan Hocquard, born 29 March 1908. The oldest living woman who was born in England and the UK is Phyllis Ridgway from Canada, born 10 March 1907.
The oldest man living in England is thought to be Harry Fransman, who was born on 25 November 1911 in Belgium.
The oldest woman living in Scotland is Janet Mackay, born 26 March 1910.
The oldest man living in Scotland is currently unknown.
The oldest woman living in Wales is thought to be Amy Hawkins, born 24 January 1911. The oldest living woman who was born in Wales is Sarah Priest from England, born 7 November 1908.
The oldest man living in Wales is currently unknown.
The oldest woman living in Northern Ireland is currently unknown.
The oldest man living in Northern Ireland is currently unknown.
The oldest living twins in the UK are thought to be Violet Johnson and May O'Neil, born on 3 May 1920. We kindly ask that people get in touch if they know of anyone older.