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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 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
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 (143,377 followers) compare
Twitter: Jobs@ITVCareers (100,907 followers) compare
Twitter@itvmedia (11,919 followers) compare

Latest news stories

Renewed: Grantchester
TV Tonight - published 15 July 2019, 2.52pm edt
Richard Frediani appointed BBC Breakfast Editor
RadioToday - published 12 July 2019, 6.44am edt
ITV confirms airdate for Lethal Weapon series three - published 11 July 2019, 5.43am edt
ITV preps live Hunt v Johnson debate
Rapid TV News - published 6 July 2019, 4.57am edt


Adam Crozier Chief Executive
Ellie Pitt Reporter ITV Wales
Peter Fincham Director of Television

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