Film ID:
YFA 1066

YEB 2

1970s

Visitor Tabs

Description

Formed as the Yorkshire Electricity Board in 1948 as part of the nationalisation of the electricity industry by the Electricity Act 1947, it was privatised in 1990 as the Yorkshire Electricity Group plc.  This reel contains a series of Yorkshire Electricity Board domestic adverts from the late 1960s to late 1970s.

Adverts include:

Cooker/utensils, Prestige stainless steel with electric cooker, Hoover vacuum cleaner, Eubank carpet cleaner free with hoover (B&W, 70 secs)

NEEB vacuum cleaner (B&W, 40 secs)

Vacuum cleaner and sheets offer August 1969 (B&W, 60)

Hoover washing machine, "teddy ad", March 1978, storage radiators (Colour, 65 secs)

4 x YEB Big Sale vacuum cleaners July 1979 (Colour. 39 secs)

3 x Electrolux cleaner amended, with free decorators table and ladder (Colour, 34 secs)