To Make Their Home in Australia
Two teachers who are flying out to Sydney, NSW, on January 26th, where they are to take up teaching posts, were married in St Michael’s Church, Torrington.
The bride, who for the past three years has been teaching in Newton Abbot, was Miss Heather Mary Buscombe, only daughter of Mr and Mrs Geoffrey Buscombe, of Torrington. Her bridegroom was Mr Robin Grant Blackadder, son of Mr and Mrs Eric Blackadder, of Loughborough.
Christmas carols were sung at the service and the bride wore a full length cloak of crimson velvet over an oyster crepe dress.
The reception was held at the Caste Hill Hotel and the couple are spending a ski-ing holiday in Austria.
The Gazette article is dated 7 January 1972