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ATV Choice: Daybreak

ATV Today editor Shaun Linden chooses ITV’s Daybreak as today’s television highlight. Yes its back after its brief departure from the schedules for the festive season. ITV’s cosy breakfast show Daybreak returns at 6am with the stories that matter to viewers in the world of news and entertainment. Just what is needed on these cold dreary winter mornings.

EyeSpy: The end of ITV’s Glory Years

It was 20 years ago today that ITV would change forever, the loss of Thames Television in London, the departure of TV-am from breakfast and also closing down for the last time were TVS for the southern region and TSW in the South West. The regional ITV structure would be, with regulator and MP backing, turned into a national broadcaster for the most part in the following years.