Springhill (TV series)

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Genre Drama/Soap opera
Created by Paul Abbott
Frank Cottrell Boyce
Starring Gilly Coman
Katharine Rogers
Christine Tremarco
Sharon Byatt
Judy Holt
Crissy Rock
Country of origin United Kingdom
Original language(s) English
No. of series 2
No. of episodes 52
Running time 30 minutes
Production company(s) Granada Television
Original network Channel 4
Sky One
Picture format 4:3
Audio format Stereo
Original release 1 October 1996 (1996-10-01) – 18 June 1997 (1997-06-18)

Springhill was a British soap opera/drama, produced by Granada Television and broadcast from 1 October 1996 to 18 June 1997 on the Sky One satellite channel, and later on Channel 4. It consisted of 2 series, each containing 26 episodes. Set in Liverpool, Springhill based its main theme on the battle between good and evil, entwined around a complex family drama. Issues covered included adoption revelation, genetic sexual attraction, bigamy, homosexuality, infertility, surrogacy and murder. Aside from this there was a supernatural aspect, which included elements of religion, Angels, apparitions, witchcraft, time travel and the Second Coming of Christ.


DVD releases[edit]

Springhill was released on Region 1 DVD on 18 June 2013.

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