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  • The Apprentice stumbles to low

    THURSDAY: The Apprentice fell to its lowest audience on record as it struggled against fierce competition from I’m A Celebrity…Get Me Out Of Here.

  • The Missing finds 5m

    WEDNESDAY: The Missing bowed out with its second-highest performance of the series but struggled to match the success of the debut run.

  • Rillington Place draws 3.7m

    TUESDAY: BBC1’s three-part drama based on real-life serial killer John Christie launched behind slot average.

  • MPs: Behind Closed Doors fails to rule for C5

    MONDAY: Channel 5’s political ob-doc MPs: Behind Closed Doors got off to a slow start, while ITV’s I’m A Celebrity continued to dominate.

My Mother And Other Strangers

Planet Earth II soars higher Video

This week, after the whole iguana/ snake fandango of the opening episode, viewers flocked, ran, leaped and swam to the second of BBC1’s Planet Earth II on Sunday.

The X Factor

X Factor shows its age Video

Once, like a colossus, ITV’s singing competition stood proudly across Saturday and Sunday nights, squishing all-comers.

Tori Herridge

C4 washed out at low tide Video

Beyond the shouty entertainment shows elsewhere, Channel 4 went all beachcombery on Saturday night — while BBC2,s arts strand was like Bargain Hunt on acid.

I'm a Celebrity... Extra Camp

I'm A Celebrity...Jungle Extra sets up camp Video

This week, ITV2’s rebooted Extra Camp brand extension got into full swing and those additional tent poles and camp stoves seem to be doing nicely.

The Walking Dead

Westworld loses to Gold Rush Video

This week, Sky Atlantic’s more theatrical version of the Wild West wrestled the ‘real men’ of the gold rush to a standstill before the sheriff in the white hat (also known as the PVR) rode into town to restore order.

Life beyond Downton Abbey Video

Factual is at a turning point for ITV as dramas such as The Durrells and Victoria help to plug the gap on Sunday nights and the entertainment juggernauts roll on.