Edna and Simon at their home in Weston-super-mare. See SWNS story SWSMgap. Meet the couple with a 40 year age gap who have defied all the odds and have celebrated their 15 year wedding anniversary. Edna Martin, 87, and Simon Martin, 47, from Weston-Super-Mare, Somerset have just celebrated their 15-year anniversary and owe their successful marriage to treating each other with affection and going out on adventures every day. The besotted duo dined at a local fish and chips restaurant, Pappas, and exchanged romantic gifts to celebrate their happy marriage. In their local community, they no longer get strange looks and comments, and everyone accepts their relationship, despite the age difference.