Barbara and Paul James Golden Wedding @ The Tickton Grange Hotel

Barbara and celebrated their Golden Anniversary at the with over 60 guests enjoying an excellent dinner followed for dancing and easy listening to Magic Moments.

It was on the 18th August 1962 that Barbara Jenkins and Howard Christopher were married in the Cowcliffe Methodist in Huddersfield and are now celebrating their 50 years of happy marriage.

Barbara and Paul had met at University in , where they were both graduated, Barbara as a Mathematician and Paul as an Economist.

They moved to 35 years ago and during this time Barbara taught at the for Girls and became Head of the Maths Department.

Paul after a Commission in the Royal Navy sailing the high seas, had a more down to earth job in at Ideal Standard in Hull in which he rose to the position of Research Manager with specific responsibilities for Europe with which he regularly travelled to many parts of the Continent.

During their time in they have really made an major impact on the local society being heavily involved in the Club with Paul being President three times and also Secretary and Barbara as Chair of the Lions Ladies keeping it going from strength to strength.

They are of course well known for organising the New Years Day Fun Run, for their Treasure Hunts around and for their very intellectual Quiz Nights that everyone has enjoyed.

Some years ago Paul was captain of the EGGS Section at Club and Barbara, who played tennis, is still a keen supporter of her home towns, Huddersfield Giants Club.

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