Diamond couple celebrate in Loscoe

Loscoe lovebirds Olive and Derek Wilcockson celebrate sixty years of marriage today.

Olive, 80, and Derek, 84, met when they were dancing in Ilkeston and were married at St Luke’s Church in Loscoe.

They have three children Stephen, 59, Kevan, 56, and Lisa, 44, with four grandchildren Rianne 22, Karl and Robert, both 26, and Stefan, 27.

Olive worked as a drerssmaker and as a florist while Derek was a toolmaker at Prestige at Derby.