Arthur celebrates 100th birthday

Arthur Noden with family and guests
Arthur Noden with family and guests

Lonmay resident Arthur Noden celebrated his 100th Birthday on Friday, April 17. Arthur who was born in Lancashire had five siblings – three of whom are still alive today.

He has been married to Betty for 68 years and has worked in the farming industry all of his life.

Arthur, who has seen many changes in the industry, from Clydesdale Horses to wartime farming and the aftermath, has lived at Moss Part, Lonmay since May 1986.

Councillor Jim Ingram visited with Arthur on his birthday.

Arthur also received a birthday card from HRH Queen Elizabeth.