The Local TV Network (LTVN) represents the UK local TV channels that have been awarded Ofcom licenses. So far, 34 channels have gone on air since November 2013 in Grimsby, London, Norwich, Nottingham, Glasgow, Brighton, Sheffield, Belfast, Bristol, Cardiff, Leeds, Newcastle, Solent, Liverpool, Edinburgh, Birmingham, Oxford, Manchester, Cambridge, Lancashire, Swansea, Teesside, Dundee, Ayr, Aberdeen, Mold, Reading, Basingstoke, York, Kent, Salisbury, Guildford, Scarborough and Carlisle.
The channels broadcast on Channel 7 or 8 on Freeview. Some of the channels also broadcast on Virgin (Channel 159) and Sky.
Provides a forum for channels to discuss policies and issues
Represents the channels in discussions with other organisations
Negotiates relevant agreements on behalf of channels
Investigates audience measurement.
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