Your invitation to join Uckfield fire service 150 years celebration

Visitors are invited to help Uckfield firefighters celebrate 150 years of service in the town on Sunday, June 24.

Call in on that day between 10am and 2pm to find out more about the anniversary and join in celebrations.

See below some of the pictures collected by retired firefighter Ian Ritchie in a history of the service published previously on the Uckfield News website. Links to his work can be seen below.


History of firefighting in Uckfield, part one

Firemen get a horse drawn steamer

World War Two and the fire service

From World War Two to 1974

Firefighting from 1974 to 1985

Great gale devastation

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