ITV plc

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ITV plc is a British media company that holds 13 of the 15 regional television licences that make up the ITV network, the oldest and largest commercial terrestrial television network in the United Kingdom.

The company operates the flagship Channel 3 public service channel ITV1 across England, Wales, southern Scotland, the Channel Islands and in Northern Ireland where it is branded UTV.

ITV also operates the national breakfast TV franchise on ITV between 0600-0925 across the UK, spin-off channels including ITV2, ITVBe, CITV and the VoD service ITV Hub.

Launched2 February 2004
Former namesGranada Plc
Carlton Communications
UTV Media plc

Titles owned

England, Wales, Isle of Man, Channel Islands and Southern Scotland
Northern Ireland

Contact ITV plc

Postal address2 Waterhouse Square
138 - 142 Holborn
Telephone+44 344 881 4150
Official website
Advertising Sales

Social media

Twitter: Press Office@itvpresscentre (143,071 followers) compare
Twitter: Jobs@ITVCareers (102,863 followers) compare
Twitter@itvpresscentre (143,071 followers) compare

Latest news stories

Jonathan Ross to present new film review show for ITVX - published 2 February 2023, 10.18am gmt
Production begins on Human Error for Nine
TV Tonight - published 2 February 2023, 1.13am gmt
ITV claims biggest hits for broadcaster streaming in 2022
Rapid TV News - published 1 February 2023, 8.52am gmt
ITV appoints single lead for Studios global commercial divisions
Rapid TV News - published 30 January 2023, 7.28am gmt


Adam Crozier Chief Executive
Peter Fincham Director of Television

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