"Eating plenty and drinking sherry" key to long life

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Gladys Mansfield celebrated with family yesterday Gladys Mansfield celebrated with family yesterday

The key to a long life is to “eat plenty and to have a little drink of sherry at night”, according to Gladys Mansfield, who turned 100 yesterday.

She celebrated the occassion with friends and family yesterday at Tallis House in Neal Court, Waltham Abbey.

When asked her proudest moments, she said: “Marrying my husband and having my son Allen.”

 

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11:26pm Fri 23 May 14

Villagecranberry says...

'She also recounted the moment she found her boss, at a sweet factory where she worked for 18 years, dead'

Maybe he had too much to eat and too much sherry?

Hope she got her wages that week.
'She also recounted the moment she found her boss, at a sweet factory where she worked for 18 years, dead' Maybe he had too much to eat and too much sherry? Hope she got her wages that week. Villagecranberry
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