Village shares in 90th birthday party

Lord Cottesloe with his daughter Betsy and son-in-law Iain Duncan Smith
Lord Cottesloe with his daughter Betsy and son-in-law Iain Duncan Smith

Lord Cottesloe celebrated his 90th birthday with a party for local residents and friends in the Fremantle Room of Swanbourne’s Betsey Wynne pub.

Swanbourne Community Association committee member, Roger Parker, said: “As alert as ever, the Commander entertained all his guests, and gave an amusing speech.”

The 5th Baron Cottesloe is pictured with his daughter, Betsy, and son-in-law, Iain Duncan Smith MP, along with cards and gifts from well-wishers.