Hard-working Carlisle woman, 84, marks 50 years' service with same firm
At an age when most people have been enjoying retirement for nearly 20 years, June Dixon is still enjoying the job she says has kept her young.
The 84-year-old has chalked up 50 years with the same city firm – and this was celebrated with colleagues at Pioneer keen to mark the milestone.
June joined the city food firm in 1966 – a year when The Beatles were still the biggest band around and England won the World Cup.
Now, five decades later, she is still going strong.
“I can’t believe it’s been all this time,” said June.
“I have to be working. I can’t just sit and do nothing.
“Even if I’m in... read more
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