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Friends Reunited to relaunch 27 March... Remember me, it says

Friends Reunited to relaunch 27 March... Remember me, it says

By 21 March 2012

Remember Friends Reunited, the social networking site that helped you get back in touch with school friends and ex-work colleagues? You know, the site that people all used to talk about and use before Facebook took over? Well, it's undergoing a massive... >>

Friends Reunited sold for £25 million

Friends Reunited sold for £25 million

By 6 August 2009

ITV has finally off-loaded struggling website Friends Reunited. The broadcaster sold the site for a pittance compared to what it paid for it in its hey-day back in 2005. Michael Grade, ITV's executive chairman, described the sale as the "best price we... >>

ITV losses £2.7 billion, will cut 600 jobs

ITV losses £2.7 billion, will cut 600 jobs

By 4 March 2009

Results were expected to be bleak, but ITV has announced that write-offs from the value of its assets have meant losses of £2.7 billion. On the back of this, the broadcaster has confirmed it will be cutting jobs with some 600 positions to go in as-yet... >>

ITV considering Friends Reunited sale

ITV considering Friends Reunited sale

By 16 February 2009

ITV is considering selling Friends Reunited, a site it bought in 2005 for a deal worth £175 million overall, it's being reported. Although once popular, Friends Reunited has struggled to achieve the high visitor numbers it enjoyed around the time ITV... >>

ITV to slash Friends Reunited's value

ITV to slash Friends Reunited's value

By 5 January 2009

ITV is planning to write down the value of Friends Reunited, a Sunday Times report claims. ITV bought the website in 2005 in a deal worth £175 million overall, but is now expected to state that the company is worth much less than it paid for it. The... >>

ITV brings vids to Friends Reunited

ITV brings vids to Friends Reunited

By 29 October 2008

We knew that they were looking into it in August, but now ITV has confirmed that it is going to bring some of its video content to the networking website Friends Reunited. Videos will be added to all four of the ITV owned websites - Friends Reunited,... >>

Friends Reunited looks to video to boost figures

Friends Reunited looks to video to boost figures

By 5 August 2008

ITV-owned Friends Reunited is hoping to pull in more visitors to its website with added video content. The social networking website has already made a radical change by scrapping the fees it used to charge subscribers before they could contact old school... >>

Friends Reunited dumps fees

Friends Reunited dumps fees

By 2 May 2008

Friends Reunited owners ITV have admitted defeat and ditched its fees to access information on the site. The site, which has since been overtaken by the likes of Facebook, MySpace and Bebo since its launch, is attempting to claw back users by removing... >>

Friend Reunited to become TV show

By 19 April 2006

Friends Reunited, the online reunion site that re-connected old flames as well as enemies from our school days, is to become a television show in the UK. Friends Reunited: The School Run is to be broadcast from next month on ITV Play, ITV's newly launched... >>


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