Diamond wedding celebrations

Duncan (84)and Evelyn (89) Grant celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary, receiving flowers from Provost Joe Wallace and a card from the Queen.

The couple were married on November 5, 1955, at Dean Parish Church. They met while both working at Kinleith Papermill, Currie.

Duncan got a job at Dalmore Mill, Auchendinny, where he worked until he retired. The couple then moved from Auchendinny to Walkerburn where they lived for 30 years.

In August this year they moved to Archview Lodge, Dalkeith.

They have two daughters, Shona and Morag. Grandchildren Lindsay and Douglas Thomson and Saraid-Jane Newton. And they are looking forward to becoming great grandparents in January.