Golden wedding anniversary surprise

2015-09-15 06:00
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Dick and Shelagh Lambert got married 50 years ago at the Holy Cross Church in Empangeni.

Photo: supplied Dick and Shelagh Lambert got married 50 years ago at the Holy Cross Church in Empangeni.

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UPPER Highway residents Dick and Shelagh Lambert, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary in style at the Beverly Hills Hotel for only R14 last week. They married on the 28 August at the Holy Cross Church in Empangeni.

Speaking to the Fever the couple’s daughter Sharon Rogers said that her mum, the most amazing record keeper, kept the bill from their honeymoon night at the newly built Beverley Hills hotel, recording the grand sum of R14 for their nightand#039;s stay.

“Earlier this year my parents decided they would like to take a walk down memory lane for this milestone and visited the hotel to look around and make a booking for a and#039;second honeymoonand#039;, taking the bill with them to amuse the current staff. The management were amazed at this historical relic,” she said.

“When making their reservaton, in an amazing gesture Mum and Dad were told they would again be charged R14.”

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