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20 Jun 2017


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  • The Good, the Bad and the Hired

    04 May 2017


    The Good, the Bad and the Hired

  • ITNP sign digital production deal with ICC

    26 Jun 2017


    ITNP sign digital production deal with ICC

    ITNP has extended its partnership with the International Cricket Council (ICC) to provide digital clip productions services to clip licensees for the ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup. 

    Following a successful integration for the ICC Champions Trophy 2017, star players and key moments will be showcased in a variety of ways, from individual clips of in-match content to curated packages and highlights clips. 

  • Sports look to data enrich the fan experience

    19 Jun 2017


    Sports look to data enrich the fan experience

    “Producers are working out how to create more inventory for their clients" says Tim Godfrey, Partnerships Director for ITNP Sport.

    ITN Productions is testing a number of different “medical grade” sensors and devices and says it would assign a specialist to a future production to assist in the interpretation and presentation of the data on screen.

  • Butlins

    26 Jun 2017


    Butlins

    Butlin’s has launched their ‘Summer Breaks’ sponsorship of ITV’s The Voice Kids, with the campaign creative and production by ITN Productions.

    The family-focused sponsorship series premiered on Saturday June 10 with the tagline Discovering Something Special.

  • Crime documentary 'Murdered by My Daughter'

    27 Jun 2017


    Crime documentary 'Murdered by My Daughter'

    ITN productions continued its successful run of fast-turnaround crime documentaries for Channel 5 with yet another ratings success last night at 1.2 million viewers.  

    ‘Murdered by My Daughter’ followed the case of Britain’s youngest double murderers – the 14 year old who killed her mother and sister with the help of her teenage boyfriend.

    It’s the 12th crime documentary for Channel 5 so far this year. 

  • 'I am Team GB' gets Ad of the Day

    21 Jul 2016


    'I am Team GB' gets Ad of the Day

    Our Commercials team are delighted to have been awarded 'Ad of the week' in The Drum for their 'I Am Team GB' ad campaign, created in collaboration with ITV Creative, ITV AdVentures and the National Lottery.

    Check out the full article below.

  • Industry News & the IET

    29 Jul 2016


    Industry News & the IET

    Industry News joined forces with the IET for their Open House initiative to get kids thinking about feats of engineering and technology.  

    They learned all about the VR studio wearing ‘the cloak of invisibility’ and got the opportunity to present the weather with ITV London presenter Helen Plint.

  • GB Athletes & ITN Source News prepare for Rio

    31 Jul 2016


    GB Athletes & ITN Source News prepare for Rio

    As the excitement to the Olympics rises, Jennifer Cordingley caught up with Mo Farah & the GB athletics team when they brought the spirit of Rio to London.

    Don’t forget our ITN Source News team are setting up broadcast facilities in Rio, so make sure you’ve booked your spot to broadcast live from the games by emailing rio2016@itn.co.uk

  • Grierson Award nomination

    01 Aug 2016


    Grierson Award nomination

    Starting the week with good news - we’ve been shortlisted in the Grierson Awards Best Documentary for Current Affairs category for 'Dispatches: Escape from Isis'.

  • The Rio 2016 Olympics are here

    05 Aug 2016


    The Rio 2016 Olympics are here

    Our sports team has been busy in Rio creating digital coverage of the Olympic Games for SNTV and for anyone wishing to broadcast live from the Olympics, our news teams are over there now offering quality broadcast facilities.

    To book your spot email rio2016@itn.co.uk.

  • The EFL season kicks off

    08 Aug 2016


    The EFL season kicks off

    The ITNP sports team were on site with camera's in hand to capture the first game of the EFL season between Fulham and Newcastle. 

    There's nothing quite like the smell of a freshly mown football pitch!

  • 'Escape from ISIS' nominated for International Emmy

    09 Aug 2016


    'Escape from ISIS' nominated for International Emmy

    'Dispatches: Escape from ISIS' has received a nomination for the Current Affairs category at the prestigious International Emmy Awards 2016.

    The documentary exposes the brutal treatment of the estimated four million women living under the rule of the so-called Islamic State.

  • 'Bridging the video chasm' by Greg Melia, CAE

    10 Aug 2016


    'Bridging the video chasm' by Greg Melia, CAE

    By 2020 video will account for 82% of all consumer internet traffic. Find out how ITN Productions Industry News can help Associations make the leap to video.

    Click below to read the full article.

  • ITNP Sport looks to rights-holders outside UK

    11 Aug 2016


    ITNP Sport looks to rights-holders outside UK

    Alastair Waddington, Director of Sport Production, talks with rights-holders outside the UK.

    Check out the full article below.

  • ITNP Industry News attend ASAE Exposition

    17 Aug 2016


    ITNP Industry News attend ASAE Exposition

    ITNP Industry News have been out in the US attracting new Associations at the ASAE Annual Meeting & Exposition in Salt Lake City.

    The cupcakes on their stand went down a treat with attendees and more importantly they met Kevin Bacon!

  • ITNP News heads back from the Rio Olympics

    22 Aug 2016


    ITNP News heads back from the Rio Olympics

    After a few eventful weeks at the Olympic Games our News and Sports teams are on their way home from Rio. One of the many highlights for them was hosting Mo Farah's wife and daughter for an interview on their rooftop terrace.

  • The Edinburgh Television Festival

    24 Aug 2016


    The Edinburgh Television Festival

    At ITN Productions we’re all about new emerging talent.

    With that in mind our Group MD Mark Browning spoke in a panel discussion at the Edinburgh TV Festival about the success of apprenticeship schemes in delivering new industry talent and our Editorial Director Chris Shaw chaired a talent scheme session from 2016’s Ones to Watch (the Festival’s charitable talent scheme for emerging talent). 

    Overall it was a hugely interesting and enjoyable festival and we were delighted to have been nominated for 2 awards at the festival.

  • ITN Productions ranked 21st out of 100

    26 Aug 2016


    ITN Productions ranked 21st out of 100

    We are delighted to have been ranked 21st in Televisual's annual 'Top 100 Production Companies' yearly listing, published at Edinburgh Television Festival.

    We also placed highly within a number of individual specialisms such as 6th for entertainment, 5th for popular factual and 6th for specialist factual.

  • Digiday UK go behind the scenes at ITNP

    29 Aug 2016


    Digiday UK go behind the scenes at ITNP

    Digiday UK spent the day with us at ITN Productions to see what goes on behind the scenes.

    To see the full article click below.

     

  • ITNP Post Production go Go Karting

    01 Sep 2016


    ITNP Post Production go Go Karting

    Last night our post team went for a night of bonding at the Go Karting track in Shepherd's Bush.

    There were bruised ribs and a few bruised egos but in the end everyone got to live out their Mario Kart fantasies and walked away winners.

  • Whitechapel Mission Breakfast Challenge

    02 Sep 2016


    Whitechapel Mission Breakfast Challenge

    It was an early 5:45 am start for ten members of our team yesterday as they took part in the Whitechapel Mission Breakfast Challenge.

    They prepared and cooked breakfast for approximately 300 people who may not have eaten for up to 24 hours.

    It was a thoroughly rewarding experience for all involved.

  • 'President Trump: Can he really win?'

    02 Sep 2016


    'President Trump: Can he really win?'

    We were excited to learn that our programme 'President Trump: Can he really win?' achieved 1.5 million viewers (peaking at 1.6 million) when it aired. 

    The programme also generated a lot of buzz on social media with lots of you wanting to have your say about the controversial figure. 

  • ITN Productions Family Day

    05 Sep 2016


    ITN Productions Family Day

    The ITN Productions family day was a chance for all of the different factions within ITN to come together (including family members) for a day of fun and games.

    There was a Suzuki racing bug track, a Cadbury’s chocolate fountain, a Lego play-zone, a red carpet photo opportunity and much more. 

    One of the highlights of the day was Safari Pete’s wildlife show which allowed adults and children alike to get up close and personal with animals such as a crocodile, a meercat and a scorpion. 

  • 'Children on the Frontline' screened at UN Assembly

    07 Sep 2016


    'Children on the Frontline' screened at UN Assembly

    ITNP Television's programme 'Children on the Frontline - The Escape' was screened in front of 2500 diplomats and dignitaries at the UN General assembly hall in New York to mark World Humanitarian Day on August 19th.

  • ODN smashes their Facebook figures

    09 Sep 2016


    ODN smashes their Facebook figures

    Our Digital team hit record figures on Facebook this week with a heartwarming story about a dog named Nikki who became trapped when searching for food.

    The clip reached 4 million people after being shared nearly 22 thousand times.

    To see this video and more click below.

  • 'Seize The Holiday' campaign with Virgin Holidays

    12 Sep 2016


    'Seize The Holiday' campaign with Virgin Holidays

    ITN Productions and HLA joined forces to co-produce the world’s first live streamed global ad from 18 locations around the world for Virgin Holidays.

    The 60 second advert aired during ITV’s X Factor on Saturday night, and required 19 simultaneous shots. 

    The live commercial was designed to show a UK audience that people just like them are experiencing their ideal holidays, at this very moment.

    Click below to view.

  • Why live TV ads won’t work for every brand (1)

    13 Sep 2016


    Why live TV ads won’t work for every brand (1)

    As live TV ads become increasingly popular among marketers our Head of Commercials, Adam Barnett, talks to Marketing Week about how brands can make the most of the format – but warns it isn’t for everyone.

    Click below to read the full article.

     

  • Construction Worker of The Year Awards

    16 Sep 2016


    Construction Worker of The Year Awards

    ITN Productions proudly sponsored the 'Construction Manager of the Year awards' last night.

    Our Industry News team attended in their finery and were treated to a fantastic, sequin-filled evening.

    The Head of Industry News, Simon Shelley (front left), presented an award and a teaser of their film 'Masterminds of Construction' was shown.  

  • 'The Power of A' by Greg Melia CAE

    07 Jul 2017


    'The Power of A' by Greg Melia CAE

    The American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) has been advocating on behalf of the association community for nearly 100 years.

    The heart of the initiative’s message is that associations make a difference in every corner of the US, and in every industry.

    To read the full article by Greg Melia CAE click below.

  • 'Alternative Election Night' success

    09 Jun 2017


    'Alternative Election Night' success

    ITNP have had a major victory with our overnight live election coverage for Channel 4 in the format of the 'Alternative Election Night', hosted by David Mitchell and (as the Telegraph described him) the man-stallion that is Jeremy Paxman. 

    With a tiny team and a modest budget we created a successful 10 hour long show.

    Channel 4 said of it "Our show was a complicated mix of content and talent but felt brilliantly judged and balanced on air."

  • Grand Opening of new ITNP Post Production

    05 May 2017


    Grand Opening of new ITNP Post Production

    Last night saw the launch party to celebrate the grand opening of the new ITNP Post Production facilities.

    80 people joined Post Production for a live DJ and lots of awesome tech demos.

  • Trump is TV doc gold dust

    09 Jun 2017


    Trump is TV doc gold dust

    ITN Productions' editorial director, Chris Shaw, speaks to The Hollywood Reporter about Donald Trump.

    He is "...gold dust for TV documentary producers".

    To read the article click below.

  • Mel talks to Dave Bautista for ODE

    25 Apr 2017


    Mel talks to Dave Bautista for ODE

    Melissa Nathoo spoke to some of the cast of the new Marvel film, Guardians of the Galaxy vol. 2, this week.

    Click below to see her interview with Dave Bautista who plays Drax.

  • ITNP partners with LCCA for art exhibition

    12 Apr 2017


    ITNP partners with LCCA for art exhibition

    ITN Productions have entered into a new partnership with the London College of Contemporary Arts.

    We have offered them an ‘exhibition space’ on one of the walls of our office and in return they will offer us art work from the students to be hung there on a quarterly rotation.

    To learn more about the project click below.

     

  • ITNP makes Realscreen's Global 100 List

    05 Apr 2017


    ITNP makes Realscreen's Global 100 List

    We are delighted to find out that we've been included in Realscreen Magazine's Global 100 list.

    Click below to see the full list.

  • ITNP Sport attend the BT Sport Industry Awards

    29 Apr 2017


    ITNP Sport attend the BT Sport Industry Awards

    Last night Tim Godfrey, Partnerships Director, and Raj Mannick, Head of Sport, attended the BT Sport Industry Awards, the largest of its kind.

    The Awards celebrate the best in the business and attracts sports stars, celebrities and senior figures from across the industry and beyond.  

  • ITNP Sport attend the EFL Awards

    10 Apr 2017


    ITNP Sport attend the EFL Awards

    Here's some of the ITNP Sport team looking glam at the EFL Awards.

    The Football League Awards is an annual awards ceremony commemorating football-related people involved in the three divisions of the Football League. 

  • ITNP Sport debuts as IAAF host broadcaster

    27 Apr 2017


    ITNP Sport debuts as IAAF host broadcaster

    Last weekend saw our debut outing as host broadcaster for the IAAF World Relay Championships in the Bahamas.

    The competition took place over two days in Nassau, and saw some of the fastest athletes on the planet compete in teams for the coveted Golden Baton.

    The revolutionary production included a Facebook Live Friday night preview show, and most importantly a superbly executed broadcast of all the races.

     

  • Sarah Payne: A mother's story

    18 Jul 2017


    Sarah Payne: A mother's story

    Luke and Lee Payne remember killer Roy Whiting smiling and waving as he drove their sister away.

    Hear the family speak about this painful event and the long lasting effects in tomorrow's documentary for Channel 5 'Sarah Payne: A Mother's Story' at 9pm.

    You can also read the full BBC article by clicking below.

  • Mel meets Harry Styles and Fionn Whitehead

    13 Jul 2017


    Mel meets Harry Styles and Fionn Whitehead

    Mel interviewed Harry Styles and Fionn Whitehead about their new film 'Dunkirk' yesterday.

    Did you know that they tried method acting with corned beef?

    To watch the full interview click below. 

  • ITNP run the British 10K

    10 Jul 2017


    ITNP run the British 10K

    ITN Productions ran the British 10K through the heart of the capital on yesterday, raising £1,700 for The Whitechapel Mission to help the homeless.

    Congratulations to all who took part on such a hot day!

  • Excitement hits the offices of ITNP

    18 Jul 2017


    Excitement hits the offices of ITNP

    We all know that in an office environment you can find yourself getting excited about things you normally wouldn't, such as a delivery of new stationery.

    Well imagine the excitement levels in the ITNP offices today when our delivery of brand new office mugs arrived!

    Each department of ITNP now has it's own branded mugs as part of the ITNP rebrand. 

  • U.S. ITNP Industry News launch 'Trusted Leader'

    03 Jul 2017


    U.S. ITNP Industry News launch 'Trusted Leader'

    Industry News US launched the AWHONN 'Trusted Leader' program last week in New Orleans.

    Attended by over 3,500 nurses and healthcare professionals, the 'Trusted Leaders' programme highlights the valued and vital role of nurses working in women's health, obstetrics and neonatal nursing.

    To watch the programme click below.

  • 'Brands as Broadcasters' by Simon Shelley

    18 Jul 2017


    'Brands as Broadcasters' by Simon Shelley

    "I was recently invited to present at the Content Marketing Association ‘Digital Breakfast’ on the topic of ‘Brands as Broadcasters’.

    This is the idea that brands are moving towards being broadcasters in their own right, utilising the democratisation of social channels to reach wide audiences with a vast array of content, not just about the brand, but often more about the world around that brand."

    Click below to read the full article by Simon Shelley, Head of Industry News.

  • Sarah Payne doc hit headlines with outstanding ratings and rave reviews

    20 Jul 2017


    Sarah Payne doc hit headlines with outstanding ratings and rave reviews

    ITN Productions sensitive 1.5 hour documentary film 'Sarah Payne: A Mother's Story' received outstanding ratings and rave reviews.

    "Sarah Payne: A Mother’s Story trod softly and let the terrible facts speak for themselves." The Telegraph 

    Watch Sarah Payne: A Mother's Story on Demand 5

  • 'Soham Revisited: 15 Years On' documentary (1)

    24 Apr 2017


    'Soham Revisited: 15 Years On' documentary

    It was a story that horrified the country. 10 year old best friends Holly Wells and Jessica Chapman left a family BBQ to buy some sweets - but never came home. 

    To find out more about the 90 minute special documentary that's on tomorrow night click bellow.

  • Game on for remote production (1)

    21 Apr 2017


    Game on for remote production

    Broadcast recently interviewed our Director of Sport, Alastair Waddington and our Chief Technology Officer, Bevan Gibson about the capabilities afforded to us by incoming IP-based technologies.

    As host broadcaster for the IAAF World Relays this month we will be expanding our remote production model out to the Bahamas.

    To find out more take a look at the article, click the link below.

  • Industry News - US first launch of the year (1)

    03 Apr 2017


    Industry News - US first launch of the year

    The Industry News team in the United States had their first launch of the year this weekend with ‘A Place for Living’, in partnership with ACHCA (American College of Health Care Administrators). 

    The programme was premiered at the ACHCA 51st Annual Convocation & Exposition in St Louis, Missouri. Things kicked off on Saturday with a short intro and presentation to the board. The programme was then officially launched during the opening session on Sunday, introduced by Cecilia Sepp CAE, President & CEO, ACHA.

    Both the ACHCA and all participants were thrilled with the programme and launch. ‘A Place for Living’ can be viewed below.

  • Industry News shortlisted for the ‘International & European Association Awards’ (1)

    07 Apr 2017


    Industry News shortlisted for the ‘International & European Association Awards’

    Industry News found out this week that they have been shortlisted for a nomination in the ‘Best TV Video Channel category’ for the International & European Association Awards.

    The Awards Ceremony takes place on Wednesday 3rd May in Austria as part of the Associations World Congress on 2 - 4 May.

  • Thursday 'telly take-over' (1)

    10 Apr 2017


    Thursday 'telly take-over'

    This coming Thursday ITN Productions will be taking over your telly's with a programme triple whammy.

    There will be 'On Benefits' at 8pm and 'Fritzl: What Happened Next' at 10pm on Channel 5. There is also 'Super Orgasm' at 10pm on Channel 4!

  • 'Shannon Matthews: The Mother's Story'

    06 Apr 2017


    'Shannon Matthews: The Mother's Story'

    ‘Shannon Matthews: The mothers story’ is the following instalment to the successful Channel 5 documentary ‘Shannon Matthews: What happened next’.

    It went out last night and will be aired again at 10pm this Sunday on My5.

    Tune in to watch Karen explain her motives for the kidnap of her daughter.

  • ITNP Sport Football Tournament

    11 May 2017


    ITNP Sport Football Tournament

    After years of heartbreak the Sports team were finally crowned champions at this year’s ITNP Sport Football Tournament. 

    All proceeds from the tournament went to the charity Rethink Mental Illness, as part of Mental Health Awareness Week, and former Premier League footballer Clarke Carlisle was on hand to present the prize to the winning team, as well as taking the time to referee a few games.

  • 'Going Back, Giving Back' is back!

    18 May 2017


    'Going Back, Giving Back' is back!

    Aled Jones returns for a new 5 part series of 'Going Back, Giving Back'. You can watch it every week day, starting this coming Monday on BBC1 at 9:30am.

     

  • Focal Awards 2017 win for the archive team

    25 May 2017


    Focal Awards 2017 win for the archive team

    Head of UK Sales, Simon Wood, and his archive footage team were awarded 'Footage Employee of the Year' at The Focal Awards last night. Simon accepted the award on behalf of his team.

  • Simon Shelley meets Prince Charles

    19 May 2017


    Simon Shelley meets Prince Charles

    Head of Industry News Production, Simon Shelley, was delighted to meet Prince Charles yesterday. Simon attended the College of Medicine event ‘Social prescribing: from rhetoric to reality’ at the Kings Fund, as Industry News are currently working on a programme about the very same subject.

    ‘Social prescribing: from rhetoric to reality’ is not about asking 'what’s the matter with someone?' but rather 'what matters to someone?' Prince Charles is a huge supporter of that work and we'll hopefully be interviewing him for the programme.

  • ITNP Industry News have been busy...

    26 May 2017


    ITNP Industry News have been busy...

    ITNP Industry News have been very busy week indeed with a whopping 3 programme launches in one week.

    'The Future of the Single Market' for AmCham EU launched at the European Business Summit, 'The Changing Face of Retail' for BRC launched at Retail 2020 and 'Above and Beyond' launched for POLFED at the Police Federation Annual Conference 2017.

  • Broadcast award nomination for 'Camps to Champs'

    18 May 2017


    Broadcast award nomination for 'Camps to Champs'

    ITNP Television have been nominated for a Broadcast Digital Award, in the 'Best Non-Scripted Online Short' category for 'Camps to Champs'.

    'Camps to Champs' see Olympic athletes invite viewers to experience how sport can positively change lives. 

  • Who did Mel meet this week?

    02 Jun 2017


    Who did Mel meet this week?

    This week our Mel got to chat with Priyanka Chopra, Zac Efron and Alexandra Daddario, stars of the new 'Baywatch' movie. 

    She also interviewed 'Neighbours' legend Susan Kennedy and Rob Mills.

    Click below to see her interview with the 'Baywatch' cast.

  • Adam at Butlins

    01 Jun 2017


    Adam at Butlins

    The Advertising team have just come back from a 3 day shoot to create new idents for Butlins.

    Here's our Head of Client Services, Adam Barnett, taking a moment from the shoot to spend some quality time with Butlins' Billy Bear.  

  • Tami Hoffman joins ITNP News

    07 Jun 2017


    Tami Hoffman joins ITNP News

    Welcome to our new Head of News, Tami Hoffman. What a week to start, Election week!

    Tami was previously an editor at Sky News.

     

     

  • Realscreen award for 'Interview with a Murderer'

    08 Jun 2017


    Realscreen award for 'Interview with a Murderer'

    ITNP Television were delighted to have won the Crime & Investigation award at last nights Realscreen 2017 Awards for 'Interview With A Murderer'.

  • Data capture of athletes to innovate sporting events

    08 Jun 2017


    Data capture of athletes to innovate sporting events

    ITN Productions is exploring ways of capturing telemetry from sensors worn by athletes and presenting the data to fans on digital platforms.

    "We want to innovate in this area to provide a more indepth view of an event than ever before" says Tim Godfrey, Partnerships Director.

    To read the rest of this Broadcast article click below.

  • Alternative Election Night

    08 Jun 2017


    Alternative Election Night

    Tune in to Channel 4 tonight at 9pm for our 'Alternative Election Night', co-produced with Zeppatron.

    Includes Jeremy Paxman, David Mitchell, Cathy Newman, Richard Osman, Romesh Ranganathan and more..