OAKES couple Jack and Kathleen Holberry have celebrated their diamond wedding.
Love blossomed for Mr and Mrs Holberry when she worked as a nurse in an emergency military hospital in Winchester and he was a patient while serving with the RAF.
They married at Compton Parish Church, near Winchester.
The couple - who live in Baker Street - have six sons, a daughter and several grandchildren.
They used to live in Fartown.
Mr Holberry, 91, worked as a bus driver and at Holset Engineering as an engineer for many years.
Mrs Holberry is 87.
They will be celebrating with a family party at their son's home.