Diamond couple celebrate 60 years

A sparkling couple toasted to their diamond wedding anniversary with family and friends.

Thursday, 10th April 2014, 10:51 am
Diamond wedding couple Derek and Joan Parkey, Darley Dale

Derek and Joan Parkey, of Northwood Lane, Darley Dale, celebrated their 60th anniversary on April 3, having got married in 1954 in St Cyprian’s Church, Salford. Derek, 82, and Joan, 78, have a son John Parkey, and a granddaughter, Victoria Elizabeth Parkey.

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Derek said the secret of a long and happy marriage was all down to ‘give and take’.