This project is supported by the generous funding of the Granada Foundation with an especial thanks to Chris Kerr and Kathy Arundale who, as former Granada employees, have taken a keen interest in the project. Both have also been interviewed.
The Royal Television Society’s Shiers Trust has also provided funding and our thanks to Clare Colvin and others for their support.
David Bernstein, son of Lord Bernstein, has also made a generous donation via his family’s trust.
Former Granada employee Jules Burns has made a number of generous donations through the Jules and Cheryl Burns Trust.
Funding has also been provided by the Manchester Centre for Public History and Heritage at Manchester Metropolitan University.
Thanks especially to Professor Melanie Tebbutt and Dr Fiona Cosson from the Centre at MMU for their support and enthusiasm for this project.
Geoff Moore, former producer at Granada has also carried out a number of interviews for us, particularly in the London area and an especial thanks to him.
Dan Rowles and Emma Kelly have also helped with the website.
Thanks also to all those who have helped with the transcribing, including Allison Dickinson, Veronica Whymant, Joe Ganley, Nick Kelly, Sally Rose Pethybridge, Judy Popley and North West Typists.