About Us

The Local TV Network (LTVN) represents the companies which hold the local TV licences that have so far been awarded by Ofcom.  34 local TV channels have gone on air.


•     Holds regular meetings to discuss local TV issues and policies
•     Liaises with national media, government and other organisations
•     Negotiates relevant access and commercial agreements on behalf of channels
•     Investigates audience measurement options.

See a round up of reports from Local TV channels here.

The current chair of the LTVN is David Lloyd

Ofcom has awarded licences to the following channels:

Phase One

19 Channels – all now on air

Belfast: NvTv
Birmingham: Made in Birmingham
Brighton & Hove: Latest TV
Bristol: Made in Bristol
Cardiff: Made in Cardiff
Edinburgh: That’s Scotland
Glasgow: That’s Scotland
Grimsby: That’s TV Humber
Leeds: Made in Leeds
Liverpool: Made in Liverpool
London: London Live
Manchester: That’s Manchester
Newcastle: Made in Tyne and Wear
Norwich: That’s Norfolk
Nottingham: Notts TV
Oxford: That’s Oxford
Preston: That’s TV
Sheffield: Sheffield Live! TV
Southampton: That’s Solent

Phase Two

15 channels – all on air

Aberdeen: That’s Scotland
Ayr:  That’s Scotland
Basingstoke: That’s Hampshire
Cambridge: That’s Cambridge
Carlisle: That’s Carlisle
Dundee: That’s Scotland
Guildford: That’s Surrey
Maidstone: KMTV
Middlesbrough: Made In Teesside
Mold: Made in North Wales
Reading: That’s Thames Valley (Reading)
Salisbury:  That’s Salisbury
Scarborough: That’s North Yorkshire 
Swansea: That’s Swansea Bay
York: That’s York