Diamond day for Andrew and Bessie

Bessie and Andra with Cllr McRae
Bessie and Andra with Cllr McRae

Local couple Andrew and Bessie Buchan celebrated their diamond wedding and received a visit from Cllr Fiona McRae who presented them with flowers and a gift on behalf of Aberdeenshire Council.

Bessie and Andra were married at Lonmay Parish Church on December 16, 1953. The couple have two daughters and one grandson. Commenting, Fiona McRae said: “It was a wonderful afternoon, and I was very pleased to be asked along to do their presentation, and to spend some time with the many friends and family who had gathered to celebrate their happy day.”