Advanced Television


Jimmy Doherty’s Taste of Florida, Ainsley’s Taste of Malta on ITV

Coming to ITV1 and ITVX in early 2024 is a new series fronted by two of ITV’s most popular presenters Ainsley Harriott and Jimmy Doherty. The two five-part programmes, Ainsley’s Taste of Malta and Jimmy Doherty’s Taste of Florida will take viewers on a culinary journey from two of the most exciting places for creative […]

January 29, 2024

Ofcom: Linear broadcast slump as boomers switch to streaming

The media diets of viewers and listeners in the UK appear to be more diverse and fragmented than ever, according to broadcast regulator Ofcom’s latest annual report on the TV, online video, radio and audio sectors. As competition for the nation’s attention intensifies, Media Nations 2023 finds that the proportion of viewers who tune in […]

August 3, 2023By Colin Mann

ITV revives Wheel of Fortune

Iconic game show Wheel of Fortune will return to ITV1 and ITVX in 2024. Based on the successful global brand, the show will be hosted by Graham Norton and produced by Whisper North, part of the Sony Pictures Television- backed Whisper Group. The series will returning for an 8 x 60 run including two celebrity […]

June 28, 2023

ITV to air 2023 Community Shield

The 2023 FA Community Shield will air live on ITV1 and ITVX, STV and STV Player, on August 6th. Manchester City, who took home both the Premier League and FA Cup in 2022/23 as part of their famous treble with the Champions League title, will take on Premier League runners-up Arsenal at Wembley Stadium. The […]

June 19, 2023By Nik Roseveare

SailGP on ITV

SailGP has announced of a free-to-air broadcast deal with ITV. Exclusive live coverage of nine event weekends will be shown on ITVX in the first standalone live sports commission for ITV’s streaming service. Additionally, all events in Season 4 of SailGP will be available across the ITV digital and linear network, including ITV1, ITV4 and […]

June 14, 2023By Nik Roseveare

Walkers takes over ITV1 Loose Women ad break

Walkers has partnered with ITV1’s Daytime show Loose Women to create a fully integrated commercial campaign.  The iconic panel has taken over the ad break in an ‘as live’ debate asking the the big question: When it comes to sandwiches, ‘are you #CrispIN or #CrispOUT? On May 15th the first ad break saw a full […]

May 15, 2023

ITV to show UK horse racing until 2026

UK commercial broadcaster ITV has agreed a new three year deal to show exclusive, free to air coverage of UK horse racing until the end of 2026. Well over 100 days of live coverage will be shown across ITV1 and ITV4 each year – all simulcast on ITVX – along with morning racing programme The […]

March 14, 2023By Colin Mann