1966 married, lived in London, went to West Indies and Bermuda. On the way the ship ran aground and passengers and crew abandoned ship.


1966 January 1st
1966 January 1st

Mike and Mollie Lloyd (née Russell) cut the cake together.


Mike, Mollie newlyweds with Uncle Denis.


Mike and Mollie Lloyd emerge from St Mark’s church.


John Amos, best man, Jackie Matlock  maid of honour, Mike and Mollie and sister Liz.

Front row -Becky, -, Vicky, Penny, -, –


John Amos the best man, with the groom Mike Lloyd.  I was so nervous I can’t remember a word of his speech, nor  mine.



We had a honeymoon in Ireland then came back to live in London, on the top floor at 139 Holland Park Avenue.  A studio bed sit room with kitchen and shared bathroom on the stairs. £6 a week.


A few months later we moved to a larger room in a house in Turnham Green. £7 a week.







A life less ordinary