Generations gather for diamond couple Liam and Sylvia

Liam and Sylvia O'Connor celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary and 80th birthdays with friends and four generations of their family in the Ballyroe Heights Hotel on Saturday.

Liam was born in Carrueragh, Knockanure in 1940 to Tom and Mary O'Connor. The eldest of eight siblings, he spent his childhood in Kerry before leaving for London at 18 years of age where he would go on to work for McVities.

Sylvia, originally from London, was born to Jack and Rose Brown in 1942 and she has one younger brother Cliff. Sylvia would also go on to work for McVities in London.

 

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Marion and Robert celebrate nuptial news

After 26 years together, Marion Griffin and Robert Enright have decided to make their partnership official and they are getting married this year.

Last weekend the glammed up Marion and her gang of socialites – headed out to Killarney to celebrate her upcoming wedding – and what a night it was – Marion and the girls love to have fun and they fulfillled that.

Starting off in the Greyhound Bar in Tralee, they met up for lunch and then were bussed to Killarney – spirits were high and ther craic was mighty from the word go.

 

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