Music and dance to celebrate 90th birthday milestone in Madeley


Joan Brunsdon celebrated her 90th birthday surrounded by family and friends.
Joan Brunsdon celebrated her 90th birthday surrounded by family and friends.

MADELEY resident Joan Brunsdon’s 90th birthday celebration was a colourful affair.

While surrounded by friends and family for the September 9 occasion, including her 94-year-old husband Benjamin, Mrs Brunsdon was treated to performances by local dance and musical groups.

Daughter Susan Skudder, who was one of the dancers, said her mother thoroughly enjoyed the day.

“(She) was very excited, the party being much more than she expected, and everyone made such a big fuss of her,” she said.“She was also surprised by the entertainment.”