Diamond date for Alex and Annie Williams

Annie (76) and Alex (80) Williams diamond wedding, Manse View, Coalburn'1/2/11'Picture by Lindsay Addison
Annie (76) and Alex (80) Williams diamond wedding, Manse View, Coalburn'1/2/11'Picture by Lindsay Addison

Almost 64 years after first meeting at the tender ages of 16 and 13 respectively, Coalburn couple Alex and Annie Williams are this week celebrating their Diamond Wedding Anniversary.

Alex (80) and 76-year-old Annie, of Manse View, continue to live happily together six decades after getting hitched.

For more information on their big day, pick up a copy of this week’s Carluke and Lanark Gazette which is in the shops now.