Leamington’s musical Betty reaches 100

A former string quartet cellist who continued to perform while in her 90s was honored with a cello cake to celebrate her 100th birthday on Wednesday (December 11).

Betty Garscia with her sons Oliver Bennett and Christopher Bennett, daughter-in-law Farida Bennett and Christophers partner Patricia Graham.
Betty Garscia with her sons Oliver Bennett and Christopher Bennett, daughter-in-law Farida Bennett and Christophers partner Patricia Graham.

Betty Garscia continues to live at her home in Brookhurst Court, Leamington, where she has lived since the flats there were built 53 years ago. Her family threw her a party to mark her milestone.