Ratings - Pompeii buries the opposition.

BBC1's CGI-enhanced documentary looking at the day the ancient Roman city of Pompeii was destroyed when Vesuvius erupted was a powerful ratings attraction with 9.5 million viewers (38.1% share), writes Jon Rogers.

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