Frank Miles, artist died aged 39 years.

Paris House opens: M E Morgan, millinery establishment.

January Mechanics Institute, Lancelot Lowther elected on to the committee.

April Tithe Wars at Ferwig

6 April Exelsior Photographic Studio erected in Priory St.

June Capel Mair improvements to ornamental gardens.

August Bethania v St Mary’s Church dispute over religious census.

November ELECTIONS: David Davies, Royal Oak 171; Ivor Evans, sol. 313; Evan Jenkins (Wilson & Cooke), 309; Kelly, engineer; 344; W J Williams, sol. 227

Mayor David Davies, Stanley House