Stage 1. Cake, Champagne and prezzies.Mandy baked a lovely cake and Mary provided a bottle of bubbly as the burfday boy opened his pressies.
Stage 2. A night out.We popped out to a couple of the local bars in the village and the birthday boy enjoyed some good natured banter, especially from the "Blue Noses"
Stage 3. Steak and Ale pie.
Mandy cooked a superb pie that the birthday boy requested, the meal was finished off with homemade blackberry cheesecake and Irish coffees.