Peter and Violet Crofts are celebrating 60 happy years together.
They first met at the Kings Theatre, Southsea, in December 1947 and were married on August 27, 1952, at St Mary’s Church, Portchester Castle.
They have two daughters Janet and Carolyn plus six grandchildren Claire, Andrew, Nicholas, James, Clifford and Mitchel.
Peter and Violet, pictured right, who live in Portchester, also have four great-grandchildren Ben, Brandon, Lucas and Tristan.
They will celebrate their anniversary at The Red Lion Hotel, Fareham on August 27.