Did you know that Green Street Green had its own fire brigade? The founder and chief member of the fire brigade was Mr Frank Whittaker in the early 1900s. His grandson, Mr Barrie Newman, still lives in Green Street Green and was a member of the Green Street Green Village Society committee for many years .
The following is an article from the Daily Mail in the 1950s. It is believed that the photograph was taken in 1917:
(Newspaper clipping kindly provided by Margaret Lawrence)
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