Cyril Birdís garage at Bretforton Road in the late 1930s

Petrol is on sale at 1s 2d per gallon. The site is now the entrance to the Hither Green estate. Cyril John Bird, son of the garage owner, has done a painting based on this photograph.
We are grateful to Terry Sparrow for the loan of this photograph.
This is an assortment of old photographs from the village of Badsey in Worcestershire.

Updated 30 January 2003.