Byker Grove

television series

Byker Grove is a British television show which aired from 1989 to 2006. It was created by writer Adele Rose and producer Andrea Wonfor. The show came on at 5:10pm after Newsround but it later moved to 5pm on CBBC on BBC One. The show was for older teenagers and young adults. The show sometimes had serious and controversial stories.

Byker Grove
GenreTeen drama
Created byAdele Rose
Andrea Wonfor
Developed byBBC
Zenith Entertainment
Directed byVarious
Theme music composerKane Gang
Simon Etchell
Country of originUnited Kingdom
Original language(s)English
No. of series18
No. of episodes344
Executive producer(s)Andrea Wonfor (1989–90)
Ian Squires (1990–92)
Ivan Rendall (1992–95)
Matthew Robinson (1995–98)
Producer(s)Matthew Robinson (1989–95)
Helen Gregory (1995–97)
Stephen McAteer (1997–99)
Morag Bain (1999–01)
Edward Pugh (2002–05)
Tim Holloway (2006)
Production location(s)Newcastle upon Tyne
Running time25 minutes
Original networkBBC One (1989–2006)
Picture format4:3 (1989–2000)
16:9 (2001–2006)
Original release8 November 1989 (1989-11-08) –
10 December 2006 (2006-12-10)
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