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I'm Carole, living in London, happily married and mum to two amazing boys.I was diagnosed with Stage 3 Rectal Cancer in April 2010. Surgery took place in November 2010 and I now have a permanent colostomy...Spinal mets were then diagnosed in October 2011...In January 2012 I was told of further spread to the hip area (multiple lesions)..My life expectancy is now 6-9 months. Walk alongside me on the last part of my experience with this..

Sunday, 10 October 2010

Happy Anniversary Mum and Dad

11th October 1958 to 11th October 2010 - Married 52 Years Today!

Today, Monday, 11th October 2010 is my Mum and Dad's 52nd Wedding Anniversary.

I just wanted to say 'Happy Anniversary' from us all and 'Well Done'!

More recent pictures of the happy couple :-)

This one below is just a typical photo of my Dad really ........One day the spider WILL bite him and none of us will take a blind bit of notice :-)

Nice Hat! Another 'typical' photo of my Dad

And this one was taken at James and Leanne's wedding last August (2009)

And now lastly these ones taken this evening - Hope you both had a very Happy 52nd Anniversary Mum and Dad xxxx

Still managing to laugh together after all these years :-)...

Dj and Dean below - 2 cousins on a mission, an X-Box mission :-)

Lastly, Dj 'fixing' Grandad's hair....lovely style (not!)


  1. A splendid and gorgeous couple. 52 years - wow, that is truly fabulous. Loved the oldie photos too. Hope you're managing to crack open a bottle of fizz with them Carole
    Much love xxx

  2. congrats to my lovely Nan & Granddad, those old pictures are briliant haven't seen those before. You are both an inspiration to me and Leanne, only 51 years to go for us...! Lots of love and kisses xxx

  3. James, Good luck putting up with Leanne for 52 years! :) x

  4. Congratulations! What a wonderful, beautiful couple. I wish you all the best xx

  5. Thank you all for your good wishes,
    Carole we had a lovely Anniversary with you Rab and Djamel, and a lovely roast beef dinner with all the trimmings just a perfect day,
    Thank you so much love , you are always thinking of others even with everything going on in your life, we love you lots and just want you to be well again .lots of love Mum and Dad xxxxx
    Thank you James and Leanne love you both lots too, you have got a long way to go to catch up with us eh .xxxx

  6. Great photos sis! Hope your cold is better xxx

    Happy Anniversary Mum & Dad. See you soon. xxx

  7. Belated congratulations Dot and Paul. How gorgeous did the bride look on her wedding day?? The groom scrubbed up pretty well, too. Paul, I'm loving your taste in hats! Much love to you both xx