UK TV Ratings 1 May 2011

Position    Program    Audience (Millions)
BBC1
w/e 1 May 2011  
1 THE ROYAL WEDDING (BBC) (FRI 0800) 13.59 
2 BBC NEWS (FRI 1340) 10.76 
3 EASTENDERS (TUE 1930) 9.59 
4 EASTENDERS (FRI 2000) 9.13 
5 EASTENDERS (MON 1959) 8.87 
6 EASTENDERS (THU 1929) 8.30 
7 DOCTOR WHO (SAT 1801) 7.30 
8 MASTERCHEF (WED 2100) 6.60 
9 SIX O'CLOCK NEWS (FRI 1800) 5.79 
10 MASTERCHEF (TUE 2059) 5.71 
11 TEN O'CLOCK NEWS (FRI 2200) 5.65 
12 TEN O'CLOCK NEWS (WED 2200) 5.64 
13 HOLBY CITY (TUE 2002) 5.63 
14 CASUALTY (SAT 2121) 5.51 
15 EXILE (SUN 2100) 5.50 
16 TEN O'CLOCK NEWS (THU 2200) 5.44 
17 THE ROYAL WEDDING (BBC) (FRI 1411) 5.44 
18 DIY SOS: THE BIG BUILD (WED 1928) 5.37 
19 ANTIQUES ROADSHOW (SUN 2000) 5.26 
20 MASTERCHEF (MON 2100) 5.19 
21 THE ROYAL WEDDING HIGHLIGHTS (FRI 2030) 4.93 
22 BBC NEWS (MON 1830) 4.89 
23 TEN O'CLOCK NEWS (TUE 2200) 4.84 
24 COUNTRYFILE (SUN 1859) 4.79 
25 BBC NEWS (SAT 2210) 4.68 
26 BBC NEWS (SUN 2200) 4.58 
27 THE ONE SHOW (FRI 1858) 4.48 
28 WATCHDOG (THU 2000) 4.27 
29 SIX O'CLOCK NEWS (THU 1800) 4.18 
30 THE ONE SHOW (THU 1858) 4.07 

BBC2
w/e 1 May 2011  
1 WORLD SNOOKER CHAMPIONSHIP (SUN 1900) 2.48 
2 SPRINGWATCH EASTER SPECIAL (MON 2001) 2.35 
3 SIR BOBBY CHARLTON: FOOTBALL ICON (THU 2102) 2.21 
4 DAD'S ARMY (SAT 1833) 2.19 
5 GREAT BRITISH MENU (MON 1831) 2.05 
6 WORLD SNOOKER CHAMPIONSHIP (SAT 1902) 1.97 
7 HAVE I GOT A LITTLE BIT MORE NEWS FOR YO (SAT 2138 1.97 
8 GREAT BRITISH MENU (TUE 1831) 1.95 
9 GREAT BRITISH MENU (THU 1831) 1.93 
10 GREAT BRITISH MENU (WED 1830) 1.90 
11 A HISTORY OF CELTIC BRITAIN (TUE 2101) 1.89 
12 GREAT BRITISH MENU (FRI 1831) 1.85 
13 EGGHEADS (THU 1801) 1.74 
14 THE CRIMSON PETAL AND THE WHITE (WED 2101) 1.69 
15 EGGHEADS (WED 1800) 1.63 
16 PUT YOUR MONEY WHERE YOUR MOUTH IS (TUE 1716) 1.62 
17 WORLD SNOOKER CHAMPIONSHIP (SUN 1400) 1.62 
18 EGGHEADS (TUE 1801) 1.62 
19 EGGHEADS (MON 1800) 1.60 
20 BRITAIN'S NEXT BIG THING (TUE 2001) 1.56 
21 FLOG IT! (SAT 1733) 1.50 
22 PUT YOUR MONEY WHERE YOUR MOUTH IS (WED 1710) 1.48 
23 MONTY DON'S ITALIAN GARDENS (FRI 2101) 1.48 
24 WORLD SNOOKER CHAMPIONSHIP (SAT 1630) 1.48 
25 PUT YOUR MONEY WHERE YOUR MOUTH IS (THU 1711) 1.48 
26 ESCAPE TO THE COUNTRY (MON 1715) 1.39 
27 EGGHEADS (FRI 1800) 1.36 
28 GILES AND SUE'S ROYAL WEDDING (WED 2002) 1.34 
29 WORLD SNOOKER CHAMPIONSHIP (MON 1900) 1.29 
30 FLOG IT! (SUN 1720) 1.26 

ITV 1
w/e 1 May 2011  
1 BRITAIN'S GOT TALENT (SAT 2001) 9.27 
2 CORONATION STREET (MON 2033) 8.94 
3 CORONATION STREET (MON 1934) 8.71 
4 CORONATION STREET (FRI 1932) 7.90 
5 CORONATION STREET (THU 2031) 7.89 
6 CORONATION STREET (FRI 2030) 7.33 
7 EMMERDALE (THU 2000) 7.24 
8 EMMERDALE (FRI 1901) 6.85 
9 EMMERDALE (MON 1903) 6.82 
10 EMMERDALE (TUE 1901) 6.74 
11 THE SUSPICIONS OF MR WHICHER (MON 2105) 6.70 
12 EMMERDALE (WED 1900) 6.55 
13 EMMERDALE (THU 1901) 6.48 
14 CORONATION STREET (SUN 1930) 6.47 
15 VERA (SUN 2003) 6.05 
16 UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE LIVE (WED 1929) 5.66 
17 LONG LOST FAMILY (THU 2102) 4.13 
18 THE ROYAL WEDDING (FRI 0825) 4.02 
19 ITV NEWS (FRI 1837) 3.99 
20 ITV NEWS (MON 1815) 3.77 
21 PIERS MORGAN'S LIFE STORIES (SAT 2105) 3.74 
22 ITV NEWS (FRI 1755) 3.71 
23 WILLIAM AND KATE - IN THEIR OWN WORDS (THU 1932) 3.58 
24 THE CUBE (SUN 1830) 3.50 
25 THE DALES (MON 2004) 3.24 
26 NEW YOU'VE BEEN FRAMED! (MON 1832) 3.17 
27 SING IF YOU CAN (SAT 1859) 3.16 
28 ITV NEWS (TUE 1830) 2.97 
29 ITV NEWS AT TEN (THU 2201) 2.96 
30 ITV NEWS (SAT 2204) 2.92 

Channel 4
w/e 1 May 2011  
1 CUTTING EDGE: MY BIG FAT ROYAL GYPSY WED (THU 2101 4.56 
2 THE SECRET MILLIONAIRE (TUE 2101) 2.45 
3 FILM: THE BANK JOB (2008) (SUN 2104) 2.29 
4 SUPERSIZE VS SUPERSKINNY (TUE 2000) 2.15 
5 THE MILLION POUND DROP LIVE (FRI 2101) 2.06 
6 THE MILLION POUND DROP LIVE (SAT 2102) 2.06 
7 DERREN BROWN: MIRACLES FOR SALE (MON 2100) 2.03 
8 THE HOTEL (SUN 2003) 1.87 
9 COME DINE WITH ME ROYAL WEDDING SPECIAL (FRI 2000) 1.79 
10 SUPERSCRIMPERS: WASTE NOT WANT NOT (WED 2031) 1.65 
11 COME DINE WITH ME (FRI 1659) 1.60 
12 DEAL OR NO DEAL (TUE 1600) 1.59 
13 DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES (WED 2204) 1.49 
14 COME DINE WITH ME (SUN 1900) 1.48 
15 THREE IN A BED (THU 1959) 1.47 
16 DEAL OR NO DEAL (FRI 1559) 1.45 
17 CUTTING EDGE: MY BIG FAT ROYAL GYPSY WED (FRI 2228 1.41 
18 DEAL OR NO DEAL (WED 1559) 1.40 
19 WILLIAM AND KATE: ROMANCE AND THE ROYALS (WED 2101 1.40 
20 THE SIMPSONS (THU 1803) 1.36 
21 COME DINE WITH ME (TUE 1659) 1.35 
22 THE SIMPSONS (WED 1802) 1.35 
23 COME DINE WITH ME (WED 1659) 1.34 
24 DEAL OR NO DEAL (MON 1600) 1.33 
25 COME DINE WITH ME (MON 1659) 1.30 
26 THE SIMPSONS (TUE 1802) 1.28 
27 COME DINE WITH ME (THU 1659) 1.26 
28 DEAL OR NO DEAL (THU 1559) 1.26 
29 COME DINE WITH ME DOWN UNDER (SAT 1801) 1.19 
30 HOLLYOAKS (TUE 1830) 1.19 

Channel 5
w/e 1 May 2011  
1 CSI: CRIME SCENE INVESTIGATION (TUE 2103) 2.60 
2 THE MENTALIST (FRI 2104) 2.48 
3 CSI - NEW YORK (SAT 2211) 2.19 
4 NCIS (WED 2103) 2.14 
5 THE HOTEL INSPECTOR (MON 2103) 1.64 
6 THE WALKING DEAD (SUN 2202) 1.54 
7 CSI MIAMI (TUE 2202) 1.48 
8 NEIGHBOURS (TUE 1729) 1.42 
9 NEIGHBOURS (WED 1729) 1.33 
10 FILM: GODZILLA (1998) (SUN 2028) 1.28 
11 ICE ROAD TRUCKERS (FRI 2000) 1.26 
12 NEIGHBOURS (THU 1729) 1.21 
13 CSI MIAMI (SAT 2113) 1.15 
14 LAW & ORDER: CRIMINAL INTENT (WED 2203) 1.14 
15 FILM: BEN HUR (SAT 1819) 1.13 
16 NEIGHBOURS (FRI 1728) 1.13 
17 WILLIAM AND KATE: THE STORY SO FAR (TUE 2000) 1.10 
18 FILM: GODZILLA (1998) (SUN 1919) 1.10 
19 NEIGHBOURS (MON 1729) 1.09 
20 LAW AND ORDER (FRI 2202) 1.09 
21 FILM: THE GOLDEN VOYAGE OF SINBAD (1974) (SUN 1800 1.03 
22 CSI - NEW YORK (TUE 2258) 1.00 
23 LAW AND ORDER - SPECIAL VICTIMS UNIT (WED 2258) 1.00 
24 CSI: CRIME SCENE INVESTIGATION (SAT 2313) 0.99 
25 HOME AND AWAY (TUE 1800) 0.94 
26 NCIS (SAT 1923) 0.93 
27 FILM: IN HELL (THU 2249) 0.93 
28 THE GADGET SHOW (MON 2000) 0.87 
29 ESSEX JUNGLE (WED 2000) 0.85 
30 5 NEWS (FRI 1700) 0.84 

Others
w/e 1 May 2011 
1 GLEE (MON 2059) E4 1.97 
2 CELEBRITY JUICE (THU 2205) ITV2 1.94 
3 LIVE FORD SUPER SUNDAY - MATCH (SUN 1330) Sky Sports 1 1.91 
4 SCHALKE V MAN UTD-LIVE (TUE 1900) Sky Sports 2 1.84 
5 FILM: INDIANA JONES AND THE KING (2008) (MON 1906) BBC 3 1.56 
6 THE ONLY WAY IS ESSEX (WED 2202) ITV2 1.55 
7 FILM: INDIANA JONES AND THE LAST CRUSADE (SAT 2101 BBC 3 1.49 
8 THE ONLY WAY IS ESSEX (SUN 2203) ITV2 1.37 
9 LIVE FORD FOOTBALL SPECIAL (SAT 1700) Sky Sports 2 1.35 
10 BRITAIN'S GOT MORE TALENT AUDITIONS (SAT 2101) ITV2 1.31 
11 EASTENDERS (TUE 2202) BBC 3 1.30 
12 LIVE FORD SUPER SUNDAY - MATCH (SUN 1605) Sky Sports 1 1.29 
13 FILM: INDIANA JONES AND THE KING (2008) (SUN 2003) BBC 3 1.19 
14 GAME OF THRONES S1 (MON 2100) Sky Atlantic 1.16 
15 EASTENDERS (THU 2201) BBC 3 1.10 
16 FILM: RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARK (1981) (WED 2202) BBC 3 1.08 
17 RUSSELL HOWARD'S GOOD NEWS (THU 2231) BBC 3 1.04 
18 FILM: INDIANA JONES AND THE TEMPLE OF DO (FRI 1948 BBC 3 0.97 
19 SPARTACUS: GODS OF THE ARENA (MON 2201) Sky 1 0.96 
20 FAMILY GUY (THU 2324) BBC 3 0.96 
21 DOC MARTIN (WED 2101) ITV3 0.96 
22 FAMILY GUY (THU 2301) BBC 3 0.95 
23 EASTENDERS (MON 2202) BBC 3 0.94 
24 TWO PINTS OF LAGER AND A PACKET OF CRISP (TUE 2232 BBC 3 0.93 
25 FAMILY GUY (SUN 2222) BBC 3 0.88 
26 PETER ANDRE: THE NEXT CHAPTER (THU 2059) ITV2 0.87 
27 TWO PINTS OF LAGER AND A PACKET OF CRISP (TUE 2303 BBC 3 0.85 
28 FAMILY GUY (SUN 2159) BBC 3 0.85 
29 EASTENDERS (FRI 2203) BBC 3 0.81 
30 COME DINE WITH ME (SUN 1830) More 4 0.79 

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