The golden couples of Cumbernauld

Margaret and  David Gowans
Margaret and David Gowans

Three Cumbernauld couples are all smiles as they celebrate a wonderful 50 years of marriage.

The News and Chronicle reported last week that Lanarkshire couples who reached 50 years of marriage celebrated the milestone at annual reception organised by county councils.

Johan and Donald Masterton

Johan and Donald Masterton

The annual Golden Wedding Anniversary reception was held in Motherwell Concert Hall recently, attracting 125 couples who married in 1963.

Representing the town at the reception were Margaret and David Gowans, of Birch Road, Abronhill; Johan and Donald Masterton, Medlar Road, Abronhill, and Christine and George Woolford, of Redburn Road, Whitelees.

Christine and George Woolford.

Christine and George Woolford.