Granada Television Studios, 1970s

To mark the end of an era with the imminent closure of the Granada Television studios in Manchester Network DVD are having a Granadaland Sale with some of the best known programmes from the studios on special offer. This weekend ITV will also pay tribute with a 90 minute special documentary.

As the studio prepares to close its doors and join the throngs heading to Salford we are celebrating over half a century of TV gold with a spectacular Granadaland Sale. – Network DVD

Programmes on offer include classic comedy in the form of Bootsie and Snudge, early Victoria Wood and The Comedians, or for those looking for some hard hitting documentaries, John Pilger and World in Action should quench your thirst and soap fans can get their fill with early Coronation Street and Children’s Ward.

The Granadaland Sale can be found here. A look at the ITV Documentary, with classic photographs from the archives, can be found here.

Granada TV montage

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