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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 ITV 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 ITVBe, CITV and ITV Encore 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
ITV Box Office
ITV Encore
United Kingdom
Northern Ireland

Contact ITV

Postal addressThe London Television Centre Upper Ground
Telephone+44 344 881 4150
Official website
Advertising Sales

Social media

Twitter: Press Office@itvpresscentre (146,212 followers) compare
Twitter: Jobs@ITVCareers (92,394 followers) compare
Twitter@itvmedia (9,792 followers) compare

Latest news stories

No question of Melvyn Bragg’s durability | Letters
The Guardian - published 19 January 2018, 11.53am est
Peter Wyngarde obituary
The Guardian - published 18 January 2018, 2.19pm est
Isle of Media appoints Michael Wilson as new CEO
Rapid TV News - published 14 January 2018, 5.11am est
Just joking: John Humphrys defends leaked equal pay comments
The Guardian - published 12 January 2018, 6.18pm est
Phil Daniels and Emma Rigby to guest star in Endeavour - published 9 January 2018, 5.06am est


Adam Crozier Chief Executive
Eleanor Pitt Journalist Westcountry
Peter Fincham Director of Television

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