A COUPLE from Crewkerne have notched up 70 years of marriage.

Alfred and Violet Pile, pictured, who live at the Orchards care home, were born in Cornwall but lived in Ilminster.

Alfred, 94, worked as a milkman in Ilminster and Violet, 92, worked in the former Clarks shoe factory.

The couple, who have two children, three grandchildren and five great grandchildren, celebrated their platinum wedding anniversary on Saturday.