Laurie and Brenda Riglin went on holiday to Lake Garda in Italy to celebrate their golden wedding anniversary.
The couple are also going to hold a party with all their family and friends.
Laurie, 72, and Brenda, 70, first met through mutual friends when they were teenagers living in Southsea.
They went on to marry at St Peter’s Church, Southsea, and spent their honeymoon in Cornwall.
Now living in Hilsea, Laurie and Brenda have two daughters, Sara and Sam, plus four grandchildren Tommy, Harry, Alfie and Poppy.