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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 (146,719 followers) compare
Twitter: Jobs@ITVCareers (94,980 followers) compare
Twitter@itvmedia (10,332 followers) compare

Latest news stories

ITV’s The Good Karma Hospital is getting a third series - published 23 April 2018, 5.52am edt
Radio presenter and imaging producer stars in new ITV Show
RadioToday - published 17 April 2018, 12.29pm edt
BT Sport confirms plans for new Pay Per View channel - published 17 April 2018, 10.02am edt
First look video shows Jeremy Clarkson in Who Wants To Be A Millionaire? - published 14 April 2018, 5.20am edt
Blake telemovie to proceed at Seven without Craig McLachlan
TV Tonight - published 13 April 2018, 2.55pm edt


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

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