ITV boss acknowledges Schofield 'lapse in ITV journalism'

ITV's Director of Television Peter Fincham says he has spoken to Phillip Schofield who realises his mistake and "I think that he is under no illusion that this was a lapse in ITV journalism."

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ITV: Schofield will stay on TV

ITV has said Phillip Schofield will stay on their programmes despite an investigation by the broadcasting regulator Ofcom into ITV1's This Morning and BBC's Newsnight over complaints that the shows breached "generally accepted standards."