Nostalgia: Foundation stone laid at Batley community centre

NEW CENTRE Richard Smithson, six, lays the foundation stone.
NEW CENTRE Richard Smithson, six, lays the foundation stone.

Parishioners both young and old took part in a special event to celebrate the building of a new community centre at a church in Batley.

The Central Methodist Church was the venue, where six-year-old Richard Smithson did the honour of laying a foundation stone for the new building.