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Friday 16 March, 2007

ITV PLC

Director/PDMR Shareholding

ITV PLC
16 March 2007

                                                                   16 March 2007



                  ITV plc Deferred Share Award Plan (the Plan)



Awards made under the Plan - 15 March 2007

On 15 March 2007 a number of executives and a director of ITV plc were granted
awards over ordinary shares of the Company under the Plan based on the
achievement of performance targets in respect of the period from 1 January 2006
to 31 December 2006.  The director of the Company received awards in the form of
nil cost options as set out below, which, under the Rules of the Plan can not
exercised by him until 31 December 2007 (50%) and 31 December 2008 (50%).


Name                              Number of Shares


John Cresswell                    226,301



PDMRs of the Company received awards under the Plan in the form of shares as set
out below, which, under the Rules of the Plan will not be released to them until
31 December 2007 (100%).


Name                              Number of Shares


Simon Shaps                       214,986
Ian McCulloch                     185,507
Jeff Henry                        199,085





Awards vesting under the Plan - 16 March 2007

On 17 March 2005 and 17 March 2006 a number of executives and directors were
granted awards over ordinary shares of the Company under the Plan based on the
achievement of performance targets.   The award made to John Cresswell on 17
March 2006 was in the form of nil cost options



Under the rules of the Plan shares under these awards were released and nil cost
options became exercisable and were exercised on 16 March 2007.  On 16 March
2007 the Trustee sold sufficient shares at 105.75p per share to satisfy income
tax and national insurance liabilities and the balance were retained by the
participants.



Details for a director of ITV plc are as follows:


Name                           Date Shares Shares released    Shares sold for Shares retained
                                   Awarded                     income tax and
                                                                         NICs


John Cresswell               17 March 2005          34,940             14,326          20,614
                             17 March 2006          67,297             27,592          39,705



John Cresswell's total holding after the event was 469,402 shares, 0.012% of the
issued share capital of ITV plc.



Details for the PDMRs of ITV plc are as follows:


Name                       Date Shares Awarded   Shares released     Shares sold for    Shares retained
                                                                 income tax and NICs


Ian McCulloch                    17 March 2005            31,811              13,082             18,729
                                 17 March 2006            66,635              27,361             39,274
Simon Shaps                      17 March 2005            77,667              31,918             45,749
                                 17 March 2006           105,096              43,165             61,931
Jeff Henry                       17 March 2006            42,534              17,474             25,060





Name of contact and telephone number for enquiries:



Enquiries:


ITV                                               Tel: 020 7843 8000

Brigitte Trafford                                 Communications Director
Georgina Blackburn                                Head of Investor Relations


Citigate Dewe Rogerson                            Tel: 020 7638 9571

Simon Rigby

George Cazenove








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