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The sale reflects ITV’s strategy of focusing on supercharging its UK advertiser-funded streaming service, ITVX and growing its global Studios division.

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ITV today details a corporate brand refresh, reinforcing its three strategic pillars of expanding Studios, supercharging streaming and optimising broadcast.

Nimesh Joshi

ITV today confirms the new Head of News for ITV West Country will be Nimesh Joshi, who is currently Programme and Digital Editor at ITV Central.

Eat them to defeat them

9th February 2024 // Veg Power, ITV, Channel 4 and Sky Media announced today that their multi award-winning Eat Them To Defeat Them campaign is returning to TV screens and primary schools across the UK in mid-February. Now in its sixth year, the campaign, originally launched by ITV and Veg Power and proven to increase children’s vegetable consumption, aims to build on the behaviour change success achieved in previous years. It will launch during the final of ITV’s The Masked Singer on Saturday 17th February.

Over the last three years, we have improved representation towards all of our target areas at the all colleagues level. At senior levels, we have made improvements overall. We strengthened our focus on senior representation, particularly for Deaf, Disabled and Neurodivergent colleagues and People of Colour.

Following on from its inception in 2021, ITV announces further updates to its Cultural Advisory Council.

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The Garden, co-producer of Netflix phenomenon Squid Game: The Challenge, has promoted Lucie Duxbury to Head of Programmes, Spencer Kelly to Director of Factual and brought 24 Hours in Police Custody Series Director Jermaine Blake onto its staff as an Executive Producer.

Mr Bates vs the Post Office

Mr Bates vs. the Post Office is ITV’s biggest new drama in over a decade, even beating the launch of Downton Abbey in 2010.

Mr Bates vs the Post Office

The first episode of ITV’s Mr Bates vs the Post Office has been watched by 9.2m viewers, making it ITV's best new drama for three years since the Pembrokeshire Murders in January 2021 when the country was in lockdown.

With immediate effect, Iain will be responsible for leading the creative teams who produce both Coronation Street and Emmerdale in Manchester and Leeds reporting to John Whiston, Managing Director of Continuing Drama and Head of ITV in the North with a direct line to Huw Kennair Jones, ITV Drama Commissioner.

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ITV has created a new team, The ITV Insights Group, bringing together deep specialism in market, media research, analytics and data science to generate audience-centric insights for all the teams across ITV.

Here at ITV, we are making some major improvements to complete our upgrade to all-HD on satellite for ITV1 and all our other linear channels, bringing the best picture quality to all satellite viewers.

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London’s spotlight moment in the annual distribution calendar gathers more international interest as the event matures, grows in prestige and delivers results.

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ITV Studios unveils a stunning new slate of non-scripted programming and formats to be presented to global clients during MIPCOM Cannes 2023.

ITV Academy

The ITV Academy has today announced its first-ever Production Finance Traineeship, which will offer entry-level roles to newcomers to television.

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ITV launches a new Social Media Awareness Hub to help all participants on ITV-produced or commissioned shows deal with trolling online.

ITV and the BBC have developed a continuing professional development programme to expand the pool of TV psychologists

Samantha McMillon joins the Nicola Shindler led drama production company

2022 is set to be a record year for streaming for ITV, as the year comes to a close with huge livestream audiences for I’m A Celebrity and the World Cup, as well as a strong launch for ITVX.

Bumper audiences watch tournament on ITV

ITV Studios dating format Make Love, Fake Love, which debuted in the UK in 2021 as Ready to Mingle, is setting its feet on German ground at the end of December 2022 with Hungary to follow in 2023, taking the show up to three territories.

The BBC’s hit new reality show The Traitors can now be played virtually in Fortnite Creative, Metavision has announced. 

Mike Blair to head up new documentary unit at ITV Studios label. The Real Nolly and The Real Stonehouse also ordered as drama companion docs.

ITV has been recognized for leadership in corporate transparency and performance on climate change by global environmental non-profit CDP, securing a place on its annual ‘A List’.