John and Netta mark 65 years of wedded bliss

John and Netta Peden
John and Netta Peden

John and Netta Peden marked their 65th wedding anniversary at Buchanan House Care Home, in Bearsden, recently.

The couple, who are 91 and 90 respectively, had originally lived in Bishopbriggs since 1962, before moving to the care home six years ago.

John, a former ICI colour advisor, married Netta in 1948 and they have two sons, Gordon and Graeme.

They met at a church badminton club near Mount Florida and celebrated their blue sapphire anniverary with a champagne lunch, complete with cake and a card from The Queen.