A couple who divorced 18 years ago are re-marrying four decades on, after realising they made a mistake splitting-up in the first place.
The loved-up pair announced their new wedding plans to their delighted family over Christmas dinner .
“It’s amazing, everyone is so happy for us,” said Julie Rose, 60, who first met Bob O’Sullivan, 66, at her local ice rink in Bristol, when she was just 17 and a talented skater, while he was the venue’s catering manager.
Bob, then 23, wooed her with the cheeky chat-up line: ‘Would you think yourself lucky to go out with me?’
She clearly did – going on to accept his proposal, made in a Bristol nightclub in early 1979.
Julie, who married Bob that November in a church wedding, before honeymooning in the Cotswolds village of Moreton-in-Marsh, reflected: “It was a small, but lovely wedding.
“My sister, Lynda, now 58, was my bridesmaid …