Family party for happy couple
Four generations of one family gathered from all over the country to celebrate the 65th wedding anniversary of Clare couple Reg and Eve Wood.
Reg and Eve met at a youth club dance just before Reg joined the Royal Navy under subscription.
The couplehave three daughters, six grandchildren and four great grandchildren.
Eve’s operation for a broken hip a month ago meant the wedding anniversary party plans were in jeopardy, but her determination to make a swift recovery came through.
She said: “We’ve had such a lovely time celebrating, with lots of cards and good wishes from friends and family.
“The 65 years have gone in a flash, and Reg has been the best husband and father to the girls that I could ever wish for. He’s been marvellous while I’ve been out of action, but I’m determined to get mobile again.”