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Ulster T.V. PLC (UTV)

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Tuesday 25 June, 2002

Ulster T.V. PLC

Completion of Acquisition

Ulster Television PLC
25 June 2002


                    Ulster Television plc
             Acquisition of Treaty Radio Limited

Ulster Television plc ('UTV') today announces completion  of
the acquisition of the entire issued share capital of Treaty
Radio   Limited  ('Treaty  Radio'),  a  radio   broadcasting
business  based  in Limerick, Ireland, for consideration  of
€15.74  million (Stg £10.18 million). In addition,  UTV  has
assumed liability for the net debt in Treaty Radio of  circa
€1.17million (Stg £0.76 million).

Regulatory  clearance has been granted by  the  Broadcasting
Commission  of  Ireland under the Radio and  Television  Act
1988,  and the Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment
under  the  Mergers and Takeovers (Control)  Acts,  1978  to
1996.

Further details regarding the transaction are set out in the
announcement issued by UTV on 8 April 2002.

Goodbody  Corporate Finance advised UTV  and  IBI  Corporate
Finance   advised   Treaty  Radio  in   relation   to   this
transaction.


For further information contact:

Orla McKibbin                    Chris Lynch/ Becky Haywood
Head of Press and PR             Weber Shandwick Square Mile
UTV plc                          0044 207 950 2800
028 90 262188 (UK)
048 90 262188 (ROI)





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