28-DAY RATINGS: 15-21 MARCH 2021

Updated: Apr 25

Listed below are the twenty eight-day consolidated ratings for programmes shown between 15-21 March 2021. Figures courtesy of BARB.

Figures include those who watched live, those who watched within a twenty eight-day period and those who watched on devices (unless otherwise stated).


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(Rank – Programme – Day – Viewership)

All Channels (top-15)

1. Line Of Duty (Sun) – 15,201,746

2. Unforgotten (Mon) – 9,682,464

3. Saturday Night Takeaway (Sat) – 7,522,692

4. Top Gear (Sun) – 7,029,745

5. Gogglebox (Fri) – 6,623,858

6. Coronation Street (Mon) – 6,460,611

7. Coronation Street (Wed) – 6,454,834

8. BBC Weekend News (Sun) – 6,410,137

9. Coronation Street (Mon) – 6,323,926

10. Celebrity Bake Off (Tue) – 6,302,586

11. Coronation Street (Fri) – 6,289,807

12. Coronation Street (Wed) – 5,629,099

13. Midsomer Murders (Sun) – 5,564,934

14. BBC News At Six (Wed) – 5,536,062

15. Countryfile (Sun) – 5,532,163


BBC One (top-15)

1. Line Of Duty (Sun) – 15,201,746

2. Top Gear (Sun) – 7,029,745

3. BBC Weekend News (Sun) – 6,410,137

4. BBC News At Six (Wed) – 5,536,062

5. Countryfile (Sun) – 5,532,163

6. BBC News At Six (Fri) – 5,191,876

7. BBC News At Six (Mon) – 5,173,730

8. BBC News At Six (Tue) – 5,056,301

9. BBC News At Six (Thu) – 4,955,219

10. Masterchef (Wed) – 4,833,503

11. EastEnders (Tue) – 4,791,563

12. Masterchef (Mon) – 4,675,411

13. EastEnders (Tue) – 4,672,689

14. Comic Relief (Fri) – 4,648,580

15. EastEnders (Mon) – 4,647,391


BBC Two (top-15)

1. Only Connect (Mon) – 3,085,587

2. Interior Design Masters (Tue) – 2,916,955

3. Gardeners’ World (Fri) – 2,859,449

4. University Challenge (Mon) – 2,729,027

5. DNA Family Secrets (Tue) – 2,176,798

6. Richard Osman’s House Of Games (Fri) – 2,103,109

7. Richard Osman’s House Of Games (Tue) – 2,038,783

8. Mastermind (Mon) – 2,025,489

9. Richard Osman’s House Of Games (Mon) – 2,001,708

10. Richard Osman’s House Of Games (Wed) – 1,984,737

11. Richard Osman’s House Of Games (Thu) – 1,963,451

12. Brazil With Michael Palin (Sun) – 1,934,139

13. Pointless (Wed) – 1,886,486

14. Pointless (Thu) – 1,837,158

15. The Terror (Wed) – 1,809,910


ITV (top-15)

1. Unforgotten (Mon) – 9,682,464

2. Saturday Night Takeaway (Sat) – 7,522,692

3. Coronation Street (Mon) – 6,460,611

4. Coronation Street (Wed) – 6,454,834

5. Coronation Street (Mon) – 6,323,926

6. Coronation Street (Fri) – 6,289,807

7. Coronation Street (Wed) – 5,629,099

8. Midsomer Murders (Sun) – 5,564,934

9. Emmerdale (Tue) – 5,526,186

10. Emmerdale (Mon) – 5,502,593

11. Emmerdale (Wed) – 5,392,222

12. Emmerdale (Fri) – 5,272,125

13. Emmerdale (Thu) – 5,192,871

14. Emmerdale (Thu) – 5,164,836

15. Six Nations Rugby (Sat) – 4,685,465


Channel 4 (top-15)

1. Gogglebox (Fri) – 6,623,858

2. Celebrity Bake Off (Tue) – 6,302,586

3. Caroline Flack: Her Life And Death (Wed) – 3,845,631

4. Taskmaster (Thu) – 3,439,405

5. Kirstie And Phil’s Love It List It (Wed) – 2,281,557

6. The Dog House (Thu) – 1,821,557

7. The Circle (Tue) – 1,738,953

8. The Circle (Fri) – 1,554,194

9. The Windsors: Inside The Royal Dynasty (Sat) – 1,506,459

10. The Circle (Wed) – 1,413,264

11. The Circle (Thu) – 1,386,671

12. The Circle (Sun) – 1,370,391

13. The Circle (Mon) – 1,334,267

14. Royals Declassified (Sun) – 1,325,108

15. Grayson’s Art Club (Fri) – 1,205,816


*Figure does not include those who watched on devices.