ITV Nightly News / ITV News at Ten: 1999-2004

ITV relaunched its Late News bulletins on 8 March 1999.

Timeline of News Programmes in this era:

  • 8th March 1999 – ITV Nightly News launches, hosted by Dermot Murnaghan. The programme is broadcast at 11pm.
  • January 2001 – News at Ten returns 4 days a week.
  • March 2003 – due to the conflict in Iraq, ITV temporarily replaced the ITV News at Ten with a special 45-minute long ITV News at Nine every Monday to Friday, hosted by Trevor McDonald in Kuwait City and John Suchet in the ITV News studio in London.

ITV Nightly News


Studio and Presenter

Programme Preview

News at Ten

Titles and Open

Studio and Presenter Shots – with thanks to Benriggers


News at Nine


Presenter Shots and Graphics

News at Ten

On 22 June 2003, ITV News refreshed its graphics to replace the red colours with yellow.



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