A devoted husband and spouse invested their 72nd Valentine’s Working day collectively at Bishop’s Stortford’s latest treatment house.
Kay and Ted Lawes, who later this year rejoice their platinum (70th) wedding ceremony anniversary, relished a date night time at Hazel Close Treatment Home’s prime-flooring Sky Bar.
They ended up the two 24 when they satisfied although holidaying with their families at Golden Sands holiday getaway camp in Hopton-on-Sea, near Great Yarmouth in Norfolk, in the summer time of 1948. The pair married two many years later in Hornsey, north London, and then settled in Harlow.
Kay and Ted experienced the two labored for the forces all through the Second Globe War. Ted went on to discovered a light engineering enterprise although Kay was a GPO (General Put up Business) telephonist and hairdresser in advance of leaving work to elevate their 3 youngsters: Vanessa, Richard and Michael, born in 1953, 1956 and 1961 respectively.
The pair now have seven grandchildren and 3 excellent-grandchildren.
Ted explained: “My best times in existence have been with my amazing spouse. I am so happy of her. We have been by way of every little thing collectively, and watching Kay elevate our family members has been an complete satisfaction.”
In December 2019, the pair ended up the 1st inhabitants to shift into Halcyon Treatment Homes’ Hazel Close household and dementia treatment house in Kitchener Highway on the St Michael’s Hurst development in Stortford.
Manager Allison Squires explained: “Kay and Ted are these kinds of a devoted pair, they are inseparable and are always smiling and laughing.
“We are fired up to help them rejoice and we’re going to make this Valentine’s Working day truly exclusive for them with it currently being their platinum wedding ceremony anniversary.
“Ted has requested that we get some roses for Kay as they are her favorite. They’re still pretty considerably in adore and romance is unquestionably in the air listed here at Hazel Close!”
When requested about the solution to a very long and delighted relationship, Ted explained: “Assistance – that is what you need to have. My spouse has supported me by way of every little thing. We are a group and that is what is actually held us going by way of the many years.”