Couple celebrate 70 years of marriage
Winnie and Peter McAskill, of Tweedmouth, celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary on September 25, marking the special occasion with family celebrations.
The couple met in 1944 when they were both working at the woodyard, where Peter continued to work for 51 years. They married in 1948 and have four children, nine grandchildren, 24 great grandchildren and one great-great granddaughter. They say the secret to their long marriage is to always care and look after each other.