28-DAY RATINGS: 29 MARCH-04 APRIL 2021

Listed below are the twenty eight-day consolidated ratings for programmes shown between 29 March - 04 April 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).



(Rank – Programme – Day – Viewership)

All Channels (top-15)

1. Line Of Duty (Sun) – 14,820,764

2. Unforgotten (Mon) – 9,498,624

3. Gogglebox (Fri) – 6,635,402

4. Coronation Street (Mon) – 6,267,375

5. Coronation Street (Fri) – 6,223,504

6. Ant & Dec’s Saturday Night Takeaway (Sat) – 6,183,471

7. Top Gear (Sun) – 5,998,630

8. Coronation Street (Mon) – 5,982,509

9. Coronation Street (Thu) – 5,980,208

10. Emmerdale (Thu) – 5,616,072

11. The Syndicate (Tue) – 5,498,429

12. Emmerdale (Fri) – 5,388,257

13. World Cup Live (Wed) – 5,386,329

14. Antiques Roadshow (Sun) - 5,382,834

15. The Great Celebrity Bake Off (Tue) – 5,356,842


BBC One (top-15)

1. Line Of Duty (Sun) – 14,820,764

2. Top Gear (Sun) – 5,998,630

3. The Syndicate (Tue) – 5,498,429

4. Antiques Roadshow (Sun) - 5,382,834

5. BBC Weekend News (Sun) – 5,056,385

6. Masterchef (Thu) – 4,808,482

7. Masterchef (Mon) – 4,701,526

8. EastEnders (Mon) – 4,652,616

9. BBC News At Six (Mon) – 4,633,425

10. EastEnders (Tue) – 4,558,001

11. BBC News At Six (Wed) – 4,262,962

12. Casualty (Sat) – 4,130,839

13. Countryfile (Sun) – 4,123,156

14. BBC News At Six (Tue) – 4,048,357


BBC Two (top-10)

1. The Detectives (Tue) – 3,516,244

2. Only Connect (Mon) – 3,497,254

3. Gardeners’ World (Fri) – 2,965,359

4. University Challenge (Mon) – 2,802,629

5. Finding Jack Charlton (Mon) – 2,575,413

6. Remarkable Places To Eat (Tue) – 2,084,543

7. Richard Osman’s House Of Games (Fri) – 2,052,455

8. Mastermind (Mon) – 2,047,905

9. Great British Menu (Fri) – 1,983,149

10. Great British Menu (Thu) – 1,912,345


ITV (top-15)

1. Unforgotten (Mon) – 9,498,624

2. Coronation Street (Mon) – 6,267,375

3. Coronation Street (Fri) – 6,223,504

4. Ant & Dec’s Saturday Night Takeaway (Sat) – 6,183,471

5. Coronation Street (Mon) – 5,982,509

6. Coronation Street (Thu) – 5,980,208

7. Emmerdale (Thu) – 5,616,072

8. Emmerdale (Fri) – 5,388,257

9. World Cup Live (Wed) – 5,386,329

10. Emmerdale (Tue) – 5,295,291

11. Emmerdale (Mon) – 5,269,868

12. Midsomer Murders (Sun) – 5,176,773

13. Emmerdale (Wed) – 4,909,456

14. Alan Carr’s Epic Gameshow (Sat) – 3,942,650

15. Vera (Fri) – 3,636,065


Channel 4 (top-15)

1. Gogglebox (Fri) – 6,635,402

2. The Great Celebrity Bake Off (Tue) – 5,36,842

3. 24 Hours In Police Custody (Mon) – 3,836,196

4. Taskmaster (Thu) – 2,951,816

5. First Dates Hotel (Wed) – 2,017,441

6. The Circle (Fri) – 1,856,799

7. Kirstie And Phil’s Love It Or List It (Wed) – 1,794,939

8. The Dog House (Thu) – 1,649,039

9. The Circle (Wed) – 1,608,627

10. The Circle (Thu) – 1,539,879

11. The Circle (Mon) – 1,366,329

12. 24 Hours In A&E (Tue) – 1,342,657

13. The Circle (Sun) – 1,318,453

14. The Circle (Tue) – 1,308,060

15. The Windsors: Inside The Royal Dynasty (Sat) – 1,275,620


Channel 5 (top-15)

1. Ben Fogle: Return To The Wild (Tue) – 2,167,749

2. Traffic Cops (Mon) – 1,794,730

3. This Week On The Farm (Thu) – 1,774,361

4. Dogs Behaving (Very) Badly (Tue) – 1,601,651

5. World’s Most Scenic River Journeys (Fri) – 1564,072

6. Rich House Poor House (Sun) – 1,453,906

7. 10 Years Younger In 10 Days (Thu) – 1,399,572

8. Happy Campers (Sun) – 1,291,473

9. Paul Burrell: Royal Service and Scandal (Sat) – 1,253,350

10. Aldi’s Easter Secrets (Mon) – 1,216,497

11. Churchill (Fri) – 1,126,497

12. Britain’s Favourite 80s Songs (Fri) – 1,032,949

13. In Jane Austen’s Footsteps (Wed) – 1,018,159

14. Secrets Of The Royal Train (Fri) – 1989,538

15. Why Do I Put On Weight? (Wed) – 977,920


*Figure does not include those who watched on devices.