Diamonds are forever

PIC ALAN WATSON - DIAMOND WEDDING - STEWART, NORTH LODGE, MOTHERWELL
PIC ALAN WATSON - DIAMOND WEDDING - STEWART, NORTH LODGE, MOTHERWELL

A MOTHERWELL couple is going to celebrate a massive 60 years together by hitting the high seas.

Margaret (85) and George (84) Stewart (pictured above) will go on a cruise to celebrate their diamond wedding anniversary.

Margaret, nee Blackstock, first met her husband when they both worked in offices for British Rail in Motherwell.

The couple, married on February 3, 1951 in the then South Dalziel Church before going on to have two daughters, Lesley and Janice. Janice is married to Iain while Lesley is married to David, and they have two daughters Roslyn and Gillian.

The couple. who attend Motherwell South Parish Church, will have a meal with the family before setting off on their cruise and would like to thank everyone for helping them celebrate their big day.