Updated 29 September 2004
site is unofficial and has no formal association with Emmerdale,
production company, individuals or associates although we do wish to thank a number of people at ITV
This site is produced for the benefit of those living not just in the UK, but around the world who may be unable to receive the information by any other means.
All copyrights and sources are acknowledged; all material remains the property of the copyright holder; no deliberate copyright violation is intended.
This site is put together by fans for fans and no profit is made.
The following people have contributed to the http://www.beckindale.co.uk site. Many thanks to them.
A Huge Big Thank you to Paul Berridge who has made various photographs and imformation availabe to me throughout the site. They were previously on his former un-official Emmerdale site. Also to She Wolf & Bill Sands for Providing information and being of great support.
From the Emmerdale Production
Office we would like to thank
Gavin Blyth - former Senior Press Officer,
Hannah South - current Senior Press Office,
Sarah Woonton - from the Press Office,
Laura Sargent - Former Emmerdale Archivist, now researcher
Sarah Mattingley - Temp Emmerdale Archivist
Ros Aynsley - from Emmerdale
Michele Fawcett - Production Secretary, Emmerdale
Nikki Foster - YTV
Karen Illingsworth - former Yorkshire
Television Duty Officer
Sue Horner - former boss at Yorkshire Television Picture Desk
Matt Dutton - currently at ITV Picture Desk Leeds.
John Manthorpe - ITV Pictures.
Other Persons who have been or are involved with this site :-
Paul Berridge - former webhost of Beckindale: has made available countless photos and profiles of the actors and characters from his previous site. As well as lots of information on the series history.
Chris Ward - who has made available his excellent Emmerdale Family Tree, showing how many of the families interlink and giving birth dates and death dates.
Eithne - who has done severel profiles
Bill Sands - former webhost of emmerdale.net: for making available his episode guides for 1998-2000 ). He has also been a valuable source of information.
Warren - for making available pictures for the 2003 episode guides.
Alan (Midlander) - for help with profiles
Others who have contributed things over time, JoeyWax, Wendy & Dave T and many others too numerous to mention.
Email: email@example.com if you would like to join this site's team or contribute information which can make this site better. Please put Emmerdale in the subject line in order to get a quicker response.
25 Yeas of Emmerdale (1997) repubublsihed as "The Emmerdale Companion" (1998) by Anthony Hayward
The Family Album (1994) by Michael Heatley
30 Years of Emmerdale -- Lance Parkin (Hardcover - Granada Media - 7 October, 2002)
£15.19 (£18.99 elsewhere) from http://www.amazon.co.uk/
The Little Book of Emmerdale -- Fintan
O'Higgins (Paperback - Granada Media - 2 September, 2002)
A one-off magazine celebrating the 30th anniversary of Emmerdale launched on October 7.
Emmerdale Stars is priced at £2.60 with 84 pages and an initial print run of 100,000.