Top programmes report

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The top 50 programmes on TV based on the size of their total viewing audience over the week (including live, VOSDAL, time-shifted and total audience viewing figures).

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Here’s some information about the data you can see on this page:

  • Live: the audience who watched the programme at the time of transmission on a TV set.
  • VOSDAL: this is ‘Viewing-On-Same-Day-As-Live’.  The audience who watched a recorded or on-demand programme that has been viewed on the same day as the original broadcast (on a TV set).
  • Time-Shifted: the audience who watched the programme recorded or on-demand between 1 and 7 days post-broadcast (on a TV set).
  • Total Audience: the consolidated viewing audience for the programme. This is the sum of the live, VOSDAL and time-shifted audiences.
  • Share: the percentage of the total available viewing audience who were watching the programme over a given time period.

All numbers are expressed as a share of all commercial broadcaster TV viewing (on a TV set) unless ALL TV is selected, in which case the share is of all broadcaster TV viewing (on a TV set).

Rank Programme Channel Live
('000)
VOSDAL
('000)
Time-Shifted
('000)
Total Audience
('000)
Share
1 999: On The Frontline2021-10-17 21:01:28-22:02:07 More4 215 4 63 282 2.2%
2 24 Hours In A&E2021-10-15 21:00:46-22:02:03 More4 211 18 14 243 1.8%
3 24 Hours In A&E2021-10-15 22:03:15-23:03:50 More4 221 8 8 236 3.1%
4 Missing Programme2021-10-13 21:00:20-22:01:06 More4 117 18 90 225 1.6%
5 24 Hours In A&E2021-10-16 22:03:04-23:04:21 More4 203 1 18 221 2.8%
6 24 Hours In A&E2021-10-17 22:03:27-23:05:20 More4 176 20 18 213 2.9%
7 George Clarke's Amazing Spaces2021-10-14 21:00:35-22:02:03 More4 201 0 9 210 1.5%
8 24 Hours In A&E2021-10-16 21:01:12-22:01:52 More4 185 0 21 206 1.8%
9 Missing Programme2021-10-13 22:02:38-23:04:04 More4 166 6 26 197 2.9%
10 Emergency Helicopter Medics2021-10-17 23:06:52-24:07:27 More4 121 17 33 171 4.2%
11 George Clarke's Old House, New Home2021-10-17 19:59:30-21:00:16 More4 136 5 26 166 1.3%
12 Four In A Bed2021-10-17 18:25:34-18:53:28 More4 140 13 6 159 1.5%
13 Four In A Bed2021-10-17 14:11:38-14:39:46 More4 123 35 0 158 2.7%
14 Missing Programme2021-10-13 19:57:45-20:58:48 More4 148 0 7 155 1.3%
15 Four In A Bed2021-10-16 17:52:55-18:20:55 More4 143 6 4 152 1.9%
16 Four In A Bed2021-10-17 13:40:23-14:08:12 More4 122 27 0 150 2.8%
17 Emergency Helicopter Medics2021-10-15 23:06:02-24:06:40 More4 132 6 12 150 3.4%
18 Missing Programme2021-10-13 18:56:53-19:56:13 More4 140 7 0 147 1.3%
19 Sarah Millican: Chatterbox Live2021-10-14 22:03:35-23:05:17 More4 139 3 1 143 2.1%
20 Four In A Bed2021-10-16 17:21:31-17:49:29 More4 134 1 6 141 2.1%
21 Missing Programme2021-10-13 16:52:21-17:52:25 More4 139 0 0 139 2.1%
22 Grand Designs2021-10-16 19:59:15-21:00:00 More4 109 0 26 136 1.6%
23 Missing Programme2021-10-13 15:50:41-16:50:44 More4 135 0 0 135 2.8%
24 Grand Designs2021-10-15 19:58:26-20:59:34 More4 122 3 9 133 1.1%
25 Four In A Bed2021-10-17 13:08:16-13:36:17 More4 114 19 0 133 2.8%
26 Four In A Bed2021-10-17 18:57:04-19:24:48 More4 107 16 6 128 1.4%
27 Four In A Bed2021-10-16 18:24:41-18:52:47 More4 111 3 12 125 1.4%
28 Escape To The Chateau: DIY2021-10-15 18:57:24-19:56:54 More4 121 1 0 122 1.1%
29 Four In A Bed2021-10-16 16:49:58-17:18:05 More4 115 5 2 122 2.0%
30 Come Dine With Me2021-10-16 15:42:36-16:10:32 More4 117 0 0 117 2.2%
31 Grand Designs2021-10-16 18:56:23-19:58:03 More4 78 15 25 117 1.4%
32 Escape To The Chateau: DIY2021-10-14 18:56:58-19:56:23 More4 114 0 1 114 1.1%
33 Four In A Bed2021-10-17 19:28:24-19:56:14 More4 99 7 6 112 1.2%
34 Four In A Bed2021-10-15 15:16:32-15:44:28 More4 94 16 0 110 2.8%
35 Four In A Bed2021-10-17 17:54:18-18:22:08 More4 101 4 4 109 1.2%
36 Four In A Bed2021-10-17 12:36:04-13:04:10 More4 87 16 0 103 2.2%
37 Come Dine With Me2021-10-17 14:43:12-15:11:03 More4 73 12 17 103 1.7%
38 999: On The Frontline2021-10-17 24:12:53-25:14:32 More4 36 10 54 101 4.6%
39 Come Dine With Me2021-10-17 16:52:07-17:19:43 More4 88 0 12 100 1.2%
40 Prue's Great Garden Plot2021-10-17 11:00:07-12:01:53 More4 86 7 6 98 2.1%
41 Four In A Bed2021-10-14 14:11:44-14:39:40 More4 91 7 0 98 2.7%
42 Four In A Bed2021-10-15 14:43:19-15:11:06 More4 84 12 0 96 2.6%
43 Missing Programme2021-10-13 15:16:35-15:44:50 More4 90 3 2 95 2.5%
44 24 Hours In A&E2021-10-14 24:09:49-25:10:39 More4 79 0 15 95 4.7%
45 Four In A Bed2021-10-16 16:16:18-16:44:12 More4 90 4 0 94 1.6%
46 Four In A Bed2021-10-15 14:12:22-14:40:13 More4 93 1 0 94 2.7%
47 Find It, Fix It, Flog It2021-10-14 16:51:50-17:52:47 More4 90 0 0 91 1.4%
48 Four In A Bed2021-10-17 17:22:49-17:50:52 More4 85 0 5 90 1.0%
49 8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown2021-10-16 23:05:33-24:06:11 More4 77 2 8 88 2.0%
50 Four In A Bed2021-10-17 12:02:55-12:30:38 More4 70 15 0 85 1.9%
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