ITV’s new free-to-air channel ITVBe will launch at 7pm on Wednesday 8th October 2014 with a night of programming called Welcome to ITVBe.
The launch will be hosted by Peter Andre and Jamelia who will be bringing viewers the gossip and glamour from the launch including all the action from the celebrity bash, interviews on the sofa and an exclusive premiere of Celebrity Dinner Date featuring Joe Swash.
The two hour special will be followed by a special of The Only Way Is Essex at 9pm which sees the cast head to Ibiza for the The Only Way Is Ibiza. Following that at 10pm Mark Wright and Denise Van Outen will present TOWIE: All Back To Essex, a one-off special live from the Sugar Hut taking viewers behind-the-scenes of the Ibiza special and looking ahead to the new series including interviews with the cast, super fans and celebrity supporters.
At 11pm, there will be a special sneak-peek of U.S. show, Ladies of London, a docu-series that follows a group of elite British socialites and American expats who run in similar social circles, but are worlds apart. The ladies include Caprice Bourret, Caroline Stanbury and Annabelle Neilson.
ITVBe launches on October 8th, available on Freeview, Sky, Virgin and Freesat.