It takes two to tango, say the dancing duo married for 71 years

Joyce and Cedric Frith

Joyce and Cedric Frith

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A pair of Hemel Hempstead lunch club-goers donned their dancing shoes for a special celebration at the South Hill Centre last week.

Joyce and Cedric Frith, both 90, saw their fortnightly lunch club transformed into a ballroom to mark their 71st wedding anniversary.

The couple got married when they were just teenagers back in 1943, after meeting at a dance hall in North London. They fell for each other over the ‘modern sequence’ dance, which they’ve practised ever since.


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