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LAYING THE FOUNDATION STONE…

WHITECHURCH.

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WHITECHURCH. On Wednesday, the 3rd inat., the foundation stone of the new church for the parish of Whitecburch, was laid with great solemnity by Mrs Yardley, of White- church House, and the day being fine, a great number of people came to witness the proceedings. On the occasion the Rector read an appropriate office and delivered a short address both in English and Welsh. Among those present we noticed the Misses Yardley, Mrs Colby of Fynone, Mrs Colby and the Misses Colby of Pantyderi Miss James of Pantsaison, Mrs Chapman, Miss Chapman, Mrs Thomas of Wbitechurch, the Rev T. Evans, vicar of Eglwyswrw, the Rev T. Rogers, rector of Llanfihangel, Penbedw, &c., &c. The land- owners connected with the parish and others are worthy of all praise for the valuable aid they have rendered in improving Church prospects in this parish. A large sum is still wanted to complete the undertaking, and it is earnestly hoped that the proceeds of the Bazaar now proposed to be held at Cardigan on Wednesday, the 24th, will make it op.

-CARDIGANSHIRE ASSIZES I