Anniversary celebrations prove Wisbech St Mary couple Mick and Shirley are a pair of diamonds!

Mick and Shirley Knight

Mick and Shirley Knight - Credit: Archant

A Wisbech St Mary couple are today celebrating their diamond wedding anniversary.

Mick and Shirley Knight held a party for family and friends, at the weekend, at Wisbech St Mary Community Centre.

Both were born in Wisbech St Mary and met while working for Val Skeels, a local farmer and dairyman. Their first job was delivering milk around the village.

They married at Wisbech St Mary Methodist Church.

Later on they went to work for Hugh Humphrey, a farmer in Wisbech St Mary, and remained there until Mr Knight retired after 40 years’ service.


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They have two sons, Mark and Stephen, who are both married with grown up children, and also live in the village.

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