Explore women’s portrayal in advertising


Why are Facebook and friends turning to TV?

The direction of travel in media and advertising has undoubtedly been towards video. Now, in video, the direction of travel is towards TV. By Lindsey Clay.


238 million views … and other things you should know about TV

This booklet brings together the latest stats and insight from TV and advertising all in one handy PDF.

Get with the programme

Get with the programmes

An innovative and ground breaking study undertaken by House 51 and YouGov, exploring all of the aspects of TV sponsorship from how it works on the brain to how those effects translate into results for different kinds of partnerships.

Killer Charts full deck

Latest deck: TV advertising’s killer charts

For the full lowdown on why TV is the most effective form of advertising download this deck packed with facts and evidence.


The Thinkbox TV Planning Awards 2017 winners

See who won this year and watch the films for all the winners and finalists.


Breaking ads

Twice a week we update this gallery with a collection of the latest and best ads breaking on TV.


Ana & Hermeti Balarin of Mother in 3 great ads I had nothing to do with

Ana and Hermeti Balarin, Joint ECDs at Mother reveal three great ads they admire but had nothing to do with.


Five brilliant new ads to watch. Who will the Thinkbox Academy pick as their winner?

The May/ June Thinkboxes shortlist sees some brilliant work from Finish, M&S, Pride in London, TK Maxx, Uber.


Must see TV

The UK broadcasters invest over £6 billion a year into making TV, and TV advertising pays for a fair chunk of it. Take a look at some of the hottest shows coming up on commercial TV in the UK.


TV personalisation: good or bad?

However far TV goes down the personalised road it must keep the deal in favour of the public. By Tess Alps.

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Monthly TV Set Viewing Report: June 2017

The latest figures from BARB show that the average adult watched 2 hours, 22 minutes of commercial TV each day in June 2017.


Readly leverages TV to reach digital magazine subscribers

How Readly partnered with Channel 4 to try TV for the first time and saw an 84% increase in magazine reads.

Catch up with the latest consolidated TV viewing figures


Top ads report

Top 50 ads of the week, plus the top 10 ads by major brand category

Britain's Got Tallent

Top programmes report

The top 50 programmes on TV based on the size of their total viewing audience over the week. Filter by channel or audience

BARB Profile

Profile report

The top 50 programmes on commercial TV that deliver a higher than average percentage of the chosen audience