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Emmerdale, previously known as 'Emmerdale Farm' is a critically acclaimed British soap opera, set in the fictional village of Emmerdale in West Yorkshire, England. It is one of the longest running soaps on UK television, first airing in 1972; it is eclipsed by Coronation Street (also on ITV) which has been on screens since the 60s.

The show has been produced by three production companies over the almost 5 decade run:
1) Yorkshire Television
2) ITV Productions
3) ITV Studios

The show has brought to life multiple iconic families that have delighted and infuriated audience over the year, the most famous of these families include the Dingles, Sugdens, Bates', Thomas' & Tates. The viewing figures for the second oldest UK soap have remainder strong, at around 6 million, meaning that the show is not leaving our screens any time soon. Over the years many Mandy members have worked on the show, finding jobs as both cast and crew.

Production Company: Yorkshire Television

Year of Publication: 1972

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Alternative Names

  • Emmerdale Farm
  • Emerdale