CELEBRATIONS have taken place to mark the 100th birthday of Buxton resident Dorothy McKechnie.
Staff at The Gables joined family and friends in marking the momentous occasion on Thursday December 15.
Mrs McKechnie, formerly a long-standing resident of Hayfield, has a daughter Pat, two grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Born in Wavertree, Liverpool, Mrs McKechnie spent most of her childhood in North Wales. She was employed as a state-registered children’s nurse.