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Records of Granada Television Ltd
Records of Granada Television Ltd
c.1957-c.1992
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This collection contains files relating to programmes commissioned and broadcast by Granada Television. Material includes: financial papers, correspondence, photographs, cast lists, audiotapesPlace:Manchester/Manchester/Manchester/Lancashire/England
Title:
Records of Granada Television Ltd
Date of work:
c.1957-c.1992
Reference number:
GB124.B.GTV
Level of description:
Fonds
Custodial history:
Granada Television was established in 1954 when the Company Granada was awarded one of the UK's first commercial television broadcasting licences, for the North of England weekday franchise. It started broadcasting in 1956 to the whole of North England, including Yorkshire. The Company was incorporated on 10 March 1965 and called Granada Television Ltd. In 1968 and a realignment of television franchises, Granada Television Ltd was awarded a seven days a week. The Company's transmission region includes the cities of Manchester and Liverpool, the Lake District, Shropshire, the North Wales Coast, and the Pennines. In 2001 Granada Televsion Ltd was broadcasting to around 6.2 million viewers in the North West. Source: http://www.granadamedia.com [accessed 12 Dec 2012]
Finding aids note:
Old Location: BA/56/5, 11-13,17-18 BA/57/5,20Subject:TELEVISION
Source:
Received from Granada Television on 27 October 1993, accession number 1509
Use restrictions:
UnrestrictedITV plc
General notes:
Arrangement:This arrangement of this material reflects the original order in which it was received.
Record types:
COLLECTION
Language:
English
Record number:
7182791
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