Birthday joy as Susan eyes 100th celebrations

040112 Robert and Susan Erskine of Boness celebrate their 75th weddding anniversary.
040112 Robert and Susan Erskine of Boness celebrate their 75th weddding anniversary.

SUSAN Erskine is the birthday belle next Tuesday, April 10, reaching the grand age of 100.

But the champagne will be on ice, with Bo’ness’ Susan set to hold a joint celebration with her newest - and sixth - great grandchild on Saturday, April 15.

Little Murray Maxwell of Kirkliston, almost four months old, is being christened at Carriden Church, Bo’ness, and a family do will follow at West Lothian Golf Club.

Susan and husband Robert, who turned 101 in January, marked their 75th wedding anniversary on New Year’s Day.

Robert and Susan and pictured right, at their anniversary earlier this year.

Picture by Gordon McBrearty L120106a