Tag "ITV1"

Archie Norman for Top ITV Job?

Reports suggest that former ASDA supermarket boss and MP Archie Norman is the front-runner to take over from Michael Grade as chairman of ITVplc; the company which owns the majority of the regional ITV Network franchises on channel 3.

Titchmarsh promoted to 5pm

Alan Titchmarsh’s afternoon chat-show on ITV1 has been promoted by the broadcaster to the tricky 5pm slot which will see the popular presenter compete against tough competition from The Weakest Link and Deal or No Deal.

Weekend Ratings Round Up

A round up of ratings from the weekend which includes huge ratings for both outings of The X-Factor while viewers found something better to watch than Piers Morgan’s Life Stories. On Sunday evening Doc Martin ended with impressive figures while The X-Factor peaked high for a controversial booting off.