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  • 24 Hours In A&E returns with 2.4m

    THURSDAY: 24 Hours In A&E returned solidly for Channel 4 as BBC1 natural history series Life Story dipped by around 400,000 viewers.  

  • Scott & Bailey captures 4.5m

    WEDNESDAY: ITV’s Scott & Bailey concluded its fourth series on a high, although it was 1 million down on its previous series.

  • Strong starts for The Missing & Storage Hunters

    TUESDAY: BBC1 drama The Missing got underway with 5.8m to comfortably win the 9pm slot, as Dave’s UK version of Storage Hunters locked up more than 1m viewers.

  • Intruders spooks 950,000

    MONDAY: BBC2 drama Intruders launched with less than a million viewers - as ITV2’s Release The Hounds bowed out with 383,000.


Staying in for Not Going Out Video

After a live rating of 3.6 million/16% on Friday 17 October, BBC1’s sitcom Not Going Out ended on 4.4 million/17%.


CHARTS: Spoonful of Sugar lifts BBC1 Video

Double dose of The Apprentice hands advantage to BBC1 but ITV’s Downton beats Our Girl finale.


CHARTS: Comic heroes fail to conquer Video

On Monday, the second episode of C5’s Gotham achieved 1.4 million/5% (125,000 +1) - that’s 500,000 short of last week’s launch


CHARTS: BBC4 finds its Super Trouper Video

The best of the channel’s ABBA night on Friday was Agnetha: Abba And After at 11pm with 600,000/6%


CHARTS: Red Bull gives Dave wings Video

On Sunday at 6pm, Dave’s Red Bull Cliff Diving 2014 achieved 364,000/2%


Ratings analysis: Answering the call of the wild

Natural history can still attract big audiences but the high cost is becoming a deterrent to broadcasters