Programmes from Shiver and Lime Pictures will feature on the opening night of new free-to-air channel ITVBe.

The launch night, on October 8, will feature Welcome to ITVBe, a “one off celebration of everything on the new channel”. Presented by Peter Andre and Jamelia, it will be executive produced by Sumi Connock and Simon Marsh for ITV Studios.

The two-hour special will include interviews with the cast of newly commissioned series, The Real Housewives of Cheshire.

The night will also feature a spin-off of Lime Pictures hit, The Only Way Is Essex.

TOWIE: All Back to Essex will be a one-hour special presented by Denise Van Outen and Mark Wright. It will be executive produced by Susan Maxwell and Derek McLean for Lime Pictures and filmed on location in the Sugar Hut in Essex.

Another new ITVBe commission, reality series Seven Days With…, has also been produced by Shiver with couples including Tamara Ecclestone and Jay Rutland, Brian and Vogue McFadden and Natasha Hamilton and Ritchie Neville.

Watch the trailer for the new channel below: