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  • Viewers leave BBC EU debate

    THURSDAY: BBC1’s first EU debate failed to resonate with viewers, while Channel 5’s documentary Inside Britain’s Biggest Mosque also fell flat.

  • Secret Life Of The Human Pups lacks bite

    WEDNESDAY: Secret Life Of The Human Pups’ bark proved bigger than its bite, as Channel 4’s heavily trailed documentary failed to pull in a big audience.

  • Rovers kicks off on Sky 1

    TUESDAY: Sky 1’s football sitcom Rovers kicked off with an audience three times the size of the slot average.

  • I Want My Wife Back concludes on low

    MONDAY: BBC1’s Ben Miller sitcom I Want My Wife Back bowed out on a series low against sturdy competition from Britain’s Got Talent.


Top 15 consolidated shows: 2 - 8 May 2016 Video

The final of the latest series of BBC1’s MasterChef consolidated to 5.9 million/25% after more than 900,000 recorded and watched.


Top 100 network programmes: 9 - 15 May 2016 Video

Eurovision gives BGT a run for its money, while the Queen’s 90th is a gift for ITV

Upstart Crow

Top 30 shows (BBC2, C4, C5): 9 - 15 May 2016 Video

On Monday at 10pm, BBC2’s Shakespeare comedy Upstart Crow launched with 1.3 million/ 8%, ahead of Channel 4’s returning Very British Problems

Made in Chelsea

Top 30 multichannel programmes: 9 - 15 May 2016 Video

The fifth episode of E4’s Made In Chelsea achieved 620,000/3% on Monday at 9pm, the best of this run thus far after 11 April’s opener


Top 50 Non-PSB shows: 9 - 15 May 2016 Video

On Monday, Sky Atlantic’s Game Of Thrones episode three achieved 815,000/4% at 9pm, par with most 9pm outings so far.


Ratings analysis: ITV channels

ITV’s year is off to a solid start, with share up in all hours and peak following a tough 2015. But after some missteps in drama, it has some way to go to hit the heights of previous years