Film ID:
YFA 1068



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 early 1970s.

Adverts include:

3 x Kitchen knives offer 1972, free apron and butcher's set with freezer (Tattersall ref. T110051/2) (Colour 40 secs)

YEB logo on black (Colour, 15 secs)

Wall scales offer (Colour, 15 secs)

Jones sewing machine (Colour, 15 secs)

Woman’s face with YEB logo (Colour, 15 secs)

Bald man with YEB logo (Colour, 12 secs)

Chef with YEB logo (Colour, 12 secs)

3 women around table, cooker, pans and YEB logo (Colour, 13 secs)

Canteen of cutlery and YEB logo (Colour, 15 secs)

Kitchen knives and YEB logo (Colour, 15 secs)

5 x Travelling clothes cover offer free with vacuum cleaner, 1973 (Colour 20 – 40 secs)

On the moors - dramatized advert for heating, storage radiators plus free fibre glass loft insulation, (Tatt.ref.T11553) (Colour, 145 secs, mute)

Philip's mixer with washing machine, 'Bargains in store' kettle/toaster/curlers (Colour, 34 secs)

'It's a gift' Christmas free gifts (Colour, 60 secs)