Film ID:
YFA 1071

YEB 7

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 advertisements from the 1970s.

Adverts include:
4 x Winter sale, free pans with cookers 1979 (Tatt.ref.1969) (Colour, 40 secs) 
3 x Cookers/decanters (Tatt.ref.1287) (Colour, 37 secs)
5 x Cookers/pans 1973 (Colour, 38 secs)
3 x Cooker/toaster (Tatt.ref.T11432) (Colour, 60-75 secs)
"Electricity clean simplicity" humorous ad on ancient cooking vs modern, 4 * No deposit on cookers and free installation, Kenwood Chef free with built-in cookers, 'Emma Peel' ad free hand mixer, cookers (Vincent Price narrating?