RefNoPOL/2/1
TitleOriginal Racal Tape of South Yorkshire Police audio transmissions
DescriptionThis is the original 1" Racal Tape (reel to reel magnetic tape) of the all telephone calls (external and internal), and radio traffic (out going and ingoing) from the South Yorkshire Police Operations Room based at South Yorkshire Police HQ Snig Hill, on the 15 April 1989.

This Racal Tape recorded all communications to and from the Operations Room relating to all ongoing incidents throughout South Yorkshire on the dates in questions e.g. 999 calls in relation to Doncaster, Barnsley, Rotherham and Sheffield that were unconnected to the Disaster.

See POL/9/1/D568 for a list of the channels. NB the list was compiled in 1986 but remained the same for 1989.

The original Racal Tape has not been digitised due to its format.
DateApril 1989
Extent1 item
AccessStatusRestricted
LevelSubSeries
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