Film ID:
YFA 1067



Visitor Tabs


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 advertisements from the late 1960s to late 1980s.

Adverts include:

3 x Polaroid swinger sentinel land camera free with top loading washing machine (B&W, 40 secs)

1 x Hoover free toaster or steam-iron with either hoover junior or senior (Colour, 37 secs)

4 x Dormy blanket offer (with washing machine) (Colour, 23 secs)

1 x Salton hot tray offer (Colour, 39 secs)

1 x Storage radiator (Colour, 35 secs)

3 x Liquidiser (Colour, 39 secs)

2 x Storage radiator (Colour, 33 secs)

1 x Salton hot tray ; Murphy Richards liquidiser free with cooker, storage radiators, Staffordshire tea set with cooker (Colour, 39 secs)

2 x Cooker offer - free dinner service (B&W, 33 secs, 60 secs)