Laurie replied, adding a few more anecdotes.

He cut a celebratory cake.

And was presented with a copy of a detailed family tree.

Laurie Wesley experienced a surprise party at a reception centre in Birkenhead on Saturday 2 September.  Daughter Judith made an excellent speech, outlining the colourful details of the family’s early life in various places abroad, and the many professional tasks he’s had, which have taken him all over the world.  Amazing photos were shown.