ITV program schedule improvements mean soap search starts
ITV is expanding its domestic and international evening news to an hour-long program as of March 2022, the broadcaster has announced.
The revamped newscasts, which run from 6.30pm to 7.30pm, will bring more live coverage and focus more on reporting from outside London to reflect the UK as a whole, ITV said. Brother.
The changes, which ITV has said are to “consolidate important shows on the schedule before 9pm”, will also see the broadcaster Coronation Street flagship drama switch to one-hour episodes on Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 8pm, while Emmerdale will move to 7:30pm.
Kevin Lygo, ITV’s CEO of Media and Entertainment, said: “As viewing habits change rapidly, our live audiences of local and international news programs remain strong. significantly.
“Our evening news program reaches an impressive 35.6 million viewers in 2021. We are delighted to announce this investment in ITV’s key public service strength – newspaper reliable, impartial, high-quality broadcast – at a time when it might not matter more.”
He continued: “The nation’s two most popular continuations, Coronation Street and Emmerdale, have been fundamental to ITV’s success and we know that, like all television series, audiences Fakers increasingly watch them whenever, and however they choose.
“New scheduling means viewers can watch them live on TV one at a time, as well as on the ITV Hub, where they’re regularly featured on the most watched shows every month.”
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