28-DAY RATINGS: 17-23 MAY 2021

Listed below are the twenty eight-day consolidated ratings for programmes shown between 17-23 May 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. Call The Midwife (Sun) – 8,583,643

2. Eurovision Song Contest (Sat) – 7,755,167

3. The Pact (Mon) – 7,534,986

4. Innocent (Mon) – 6,914,109

5. The Pact (Tue) – 6,890,427

6. Innocent (Thu) – 6,562,685

7. Innocent (Tue) – 6,393,731

8. Innocent (Wed) – 6,332,365

9. Gogglebox (Fri) – 6,279,510

10. Antiques Roadshow (Sun) – 6,118,968

11. The Great British Sewing Bee (Wed) – 5,921,856

12. Coronation Street (Mon) – 5,922,321

13. Coronation Street (Fri) – 5,832,925

14. Coronation Street (Wed) – 5,733,442

15. Coronation Street (Mon) – 5,607,327


BBC One (top-15)

1. Call The Midwife (Sun) – 8,583,643

2. Eurovision Song Contest (Sat) – 7,755,167

3. The Pact (Mon) – 7,534,986

4. The Pact (Tue) – 6,890,427

5. Antiques Roadshow (Sun) – 6,118,968

6. The Great British Sewing Bee (Wed) – 5,921,856

7. BBC Weekend News (Sun) – 4,654,291

8. EastEnders (Tue) – 4,491,847

9. BBC News At Six (Thu) – 4,428,611

10. EastEnders (Thu) – 4,367,675

11. The Pursuit Of Love (Sun) – 4,310,148

12. EastEnders (Fri) – 4,240,930

13. BBC News At Six (Mon) – 4,236,126

14. BBC News At Six (Fri) – 4,190,577

15. EastEnders (Mon) – 4,139,809


BBC Two (top-10)

1. Motherland (Mon) – 2,951,469

2. Gardeners’ World (Fri) – 2,692,575

3. All That Glitters (Tue) – 2,394,509

4. Great British Menu (Fri) – 2,099,430

5. Great British Menu (Mon) – 2,045,866

6. Great British Menu (Thu) – 1,986,988

7. Richard Osman’s House Of Games (Mon) – 1,849,841

8. Great British Menu (Wed) – 1,804,152

9. Great British Menu (Tue) – 1,796,775

10. Inside No.9 (Mon) – 1,779,610

ITV (top-15)

1. Innocent (Mon) – 6,914,109

2. Innocent (Thu) – 6,562,685

3. Innocent (Tue) – 6,393,731

4. Innocent (Wed) – 6,332,365

5. Coronation Street (Mon) – 5,922,321

6. Coronation Street (Fri) – 5,832,925

7. Coronation Street (Wed) – 5,733,442

8. Coronation Street (Mon) – 5,607,327

9. Coronation Street (Mon) – 5,067,327

10. Coronation Street (Wed) – 5,321,203

11. Emmerdale (Thu) – 5,220,806

12. Emmerdale (Thu) – 4,927,066

13. Emmerdale (Mon) – 4,864,660

14. Emmerdale (Wed) – 4,769,071

15. Emmerdale (Tue) – 4,638,713


Channel 4 (top-15)

1. Gogglebox (Fri) – 6,279,510

2. SAS: Who Dares Wins (Sun) – 2,678,181

3. Taskmaster (Thu) – 2,517,580

4. Location, Location, Location (Wed) – 2,083,322

5. Johnny Vegas: Carry On Glamping (Wed) – 1,861,654

6. The Dog House (Thu) – 1,623,947

7. Formula 1 (Sun) – 1,539,124

8. Catching Paedophiles (Mon) – 1,446,638

9. 8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown (Fri) – 1,391,258

10. The Great Celebrity Bake Off (Tue) – 1,303,845

11. Formula 1 (Sat) – 1,191,904

12. How To Save A Grand In 24 Hours (Mon) – 1,002,896

13. Naked Attraction (Tue) – 986,507

14. A Very Royal Baby (Wed) – 981,532

15. We Are Lady Parts (Thu) – 955,173


Channel 5 (top-15)

1. Our Yorkshire Farm (Tue) – 3,461,656

2. The Yorkshire Vet (Tue) – 2,001,235

3. Traffic Cops (Mon) – 1,714,443

4. Cruising With Jane McDonald (Sun) – 1,621,959

5. A Year In Kew Gardens (Thu) – 1,609,637

6. A&E After Dark (Mon) – 1,506,738

7. The Queen Mum (Sat) – 1,377,410

8. Escape To The Farm (Thu) – 1,354,174

9. Bargain Loving Brits By The Sea (Sun) – 1,285,694

10. World’s Most Scenic Railway Journeys (Fri) – 1,037,488

11. Inside The Balmoral (Fri) – 995,012

12. Harry & Meghan: 3 Troubled Years (Sat) – 976,097

13. Gregg Wallace’s Big Weekend Away (Fri) – 958,119

14. Gardening With Carol Klein (Thu) – 953,509

15. Here Come The Gypsies (Wed) – 928,499


*Figure does not include those who watched on devices.