Published in the Yorkshire Weekly Newspaper Group on 11th August 2017
Diamond Wedding PITCHFORTH Audrey Tompkin met Ernest at the valentine dance at Outwood Memorial Hall in 1953, after Ernie decided to skip work down the pit that night. They were married in 1957 at St Anne's Church in Wrenthorpe and had 3 daughters, Judith, Alison and Susan. Audrey worked for Lyons Bakery for many years and was a brown owl in Sandal. Ernie was a self employed window cleaner. They have 7 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren. They live at 21 Valley Crescent, Wrenthorpe and will be celebrating their anniversary there with the whole family.