Watch the films of all of this year's
TV Planning Awards finalists


Watch Thinkbox TV Planning Awards 2018 in action

A fun-filled affair captured in film and pictures. Check out what happened at the awards.


The Thinkboxes May/June shortlist revealed

Feast your eyes on creative excellence from Lurpak, Nationwide, Oasis, Sainsbury’s and Vimto


Plunkett on TV: The Love Island phenomenon

ITV2’s reality show is gripping the nation once again and breaking records. John Plunkett takes a look at its impact so far.


Chart of the month: BVOD viewing on TV sets

Our chart of the month shows how the shift in viewers accessing broadcaster is firmly towards the TV set.

Fussed about trust

Fussed about trust

Thinkbox CEO Lindsey Clay looks at trust in advertising and how online businesses like Facebook have turned to TV


‘Profit Ability’: download the full report

Landmark advertising effectiveness research from ebiquity and Gain Theory.


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.


Breaking ads

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


Covonia ran a bullish media campaign

Covonia used the power of TV to bring the ‘Covonian spirit’ to life

Online businesses booming on TV

Online businesses booming on TV

Figures from The Global TV Group show the extent to which online businesses are now investing in TV advertising, in some countries becoming the biggest investors in TV.


Monthly TV Set Viewing Report: May 2018

The latest figures from BARB show that the average adult watched 2 hours, 15 minutes of commercial TV each day in May 2018.


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.

What are we watching? Key numbers from BARB


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


Top ads report

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

BARB Profile

Profile report

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