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STV struggles in a tough advertising market

STV struggles in a tough advertising market

STV (STVG) may be Scotland’s most watched commercial television channel, but that doesn't make it immune to the ongoing slump in on-screen advertising. Like it’s English cousin, ITV (ITV) – which sells all of the advertising space on STV’s main channel – the broadcaster reported a decline in both national and regional marketing, which dragged revenues in its consumer division down 5 per cent to £100m.

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