Mintlaw couple’s diamond day

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a BUCHAN couple celebrated their Diamond anniversary recently, with a special get together to mark the occasion.

James and Jemima Barclay, both 85, of Ferguson Crescent in Mintlaw celebrated with family and friends, enjoying a delicious cake to mark 60 years of marriage.

Born and raised in Rora, Jemima met husband James in Jedburgh more than 60 years ago.

Originally from Thurso, James worked as a builder and the couple settled in Mintlaw where they raised three daughters; Avril, Elizabeth and Annette.

The couple now have four grandchildren and two grandchildren and enjoy spending time together at home.