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  1. 'X Factor' U.K. Peak Audience Drops in Third Week

    4:57 am 9/2/2012

    The ITV show from Simon Cowell, who will make an appearance this season for the first time in two years, also saw its average audience decline minimally to 8.6 million.Read more

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  2. Scottish Comedian Faces Criticism for Twitter Jokes About Paralympics

    11:31 am 8/31/2012

    The controversy over Frankie Boyle is seen as tricky for Britain's Channel 4, which airs the Paralympics and says it has no new shows planned with him.Read more

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  3. U.K.'s ITV Acquires Graham Norton's Production Firm So Television

    9:50 am 8/30/2012

    UPDATED: The British broadcaster's ITV Studios, which has been on a deal-making spree, will pay up to $26.8 million.Read more

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  4. U.K.'s Channel 4 Draws Biggest Audience in Over A Decade With Paralympics Opening Ceremony

    2:25 am 8/30/2012

    The network drew a peak audience of 11.2 million viewers and an average of 7.6 million.Read more

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  5. 'X Factor' U.K. Peak Audience Improves in Second Week

    2:59 am 8/26/2012

    Pussycat Dolls star Nicole Scherzinger is a new judge on the show, which had seen a clear ratings decline year-over-year in its season opener.

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  6. Analysts Debate Possible ITV, BT Partnership for English Soccer Games

    5:36 am 8/22/2012

    One says showing matches wouldn't make economic sense for the British broadcaster, but some see room for a production deal and a longer-term challenge to pay TV giant BSkyB.Read more

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  7. Analyst Lowers Ad Forecast for U.K. Broadcaster ITV

    4:18 am 8/20/2012

    "Disappointing" recent audience trends should improve in the fourth quarter, and lower ratings for the return of "X Factor" "may build" as the season continues, UBS says though.Read more

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  8. 'X Factor' U.K. Season Debut on ITV Draws Fewer Viewers

    3:00 am 8/19/2012

    Pussycat Dolls star Nicole Scherzinger is a new judge on the show, which was still Saturday's biggest ratings draw in Britain by far.Read more

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  9. British Broadcasters Eye Saturday Night Ratings Showdown

    9:58 am 8/15/2012

    ITV1 is this weekend bringing back "X Factor," while the BBC is expected to compete with cult sci-fi series "Dr. Who" and "Strictly Come Dancing."Read more

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  10. U.K. Broadcaster ITV Takes Look at Dick Clark Productions (Report)

    7:57 am 8/14/2012

    The commercial network isn't expected to submit a formal bid though.Read more

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