British television channels

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UTV is the Channel 3 franchise holder for Northern Ireland owned and operated by ITV Plc.

From October 17 2016, UTV unveiled a new look including a new logo which brings the channel closer to their parent company ITV.

Editorial areaNorthern Ireland
Launched31 October 1959
Former namesUlster Television

Contact UTV

Postal addressHavelock House
Ormeau Road
Telephone+44 28 9032 8122
Official website
Advertising Sales
Press releases

Social media

Twitter@utv (170,184 followers) compare
Twitter: Jobs@ITVCareers (95,496 followers) compare
Twitter: Newsdesk@UTVNews (120,603 followers) compare
Twitter: Press Office@itvpresscentre (146,768 followers) compare
FacebookUTV Northern Ireland (182,718 likes) compare

Latest news stories

Kerr to chair lighthouse tourism initiative - published 30 June 2017, 6.16am edt
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Broadband TV News - published 15 May 2017, 11.35am edt


Chris Hagan News Editor
Michael Wilson Managing Director
Terry Brennan Head of News and Programmes
Vicki Hawthorne Business Reporter

…at ITV

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

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