28-DAY RATINGS: 26 JULY - 01 AUGUST 2021

Listed below are the twenty eight-day consolidated ratings for programmes shown between 26 July–01 August 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. Coronation Street (Fri) – 5,714,475

2. Coronation Street (Mon) – 5,615,110

3. Coronation Street (Wed) – 5,538,333

4. Coronation Street (Wed) – 5,383,201

5. Coronation Street (Mon) – 5,353,095

6. Love Island (Fri) – 4,914,834

7. Emmerdale (Thu) – 4,736,623

8. Emmerdale (Mon) – 4,723,185

9. Emmerdale (Tue) – 4,711,391

10. BBC News At Six (Tue) – 4,707,645

11. Emmerdale (Fri) – 4,687,383

12. Emmerdale (Thu) – 4,685,063

13. Emmerdale (Wed) – 4,644,231

14. Love Island (Sun) – 4,600,784

15. BBC News At Six (Mon) – 4,588,422



BBC One (top-15)

1. BBC News At Six (Tue) – 4,707,645

2. BBC News At Six (Mon) – 4,588,422

3. BBC News At Six (Wed) – 4,431,268

4. BBC Weekend News (Sun) – 4,383,279

5. Baptiste (Sun) – 4,325,888

6. Countryfile (Sun) – 4,255,522

7. BBC News At Six (Fri) – 4,254,988

8. Michael McIntyre’s The Wheel (Sat) – 4,137,487

9. Casualty (Sat) – 3,966,202

10. Olympics (Sun) – 3,909,759

11. BBC News At Six (Thu) – 3,905,575

12. BBC News At Ten (Wed) – 3,552,383

13. EastEnders (Mon) – 3,511,903

14. Fake Or Fortune? (Wed) – 3,486,508

15. Olympics (Mon) – 3,452,591


BBC Two (top-10)

1. Only Connect (Mon) – 2,487,545

2. Gardeners’ World (Fri) – 2,372,854

3. University Challenge (Mon) – 1,923,114

4. Yorkshire Firefighters (Thu) – 1,835,150

5. Olympics (Sun) – 1,553,826

6. Chris Packham: The Walk That Made Me (Wed) – 1,526,136

7. Pointless (Thu) – 1,502,987

8. Pointless (Wed) – 1,479,562

9. Pointless (Tue) – 1,469,918

10. Olympics (Tue) – 1,469,918



ITV (top-15)

1. Coronation Street (Fri) – 5,714,475

2. Coronation Street (Mon) – 5,615,110

3. Coronation Street (Wed) – 5,538,333

4. Coronation Street (Wed) – 5,383,201

5. Coronation Street (Mon) – 5,353,095

6. Emmerdale (Thu) – 4,736,623

7. Emmerdale (Mon) – 4,723,185

8. Emmerdale (Tue) – 4,711,391

9. Emmerdale (Fri) – 4,687,383

10. Emmerdale (Thu) – 4,685,063

11. Emmerdale (Wed) – 4,644,231

12. Professor T (Sun) – 4,482,892

13. Long Lost Family (Mon) – 4,193,838

14. Craig & Bruno’s Great British Road Trips (Wed) – 3,131,699

15. ITV Evening News (Wed) – 2,806,113


Channel 4 (top-15)

1. Celebrity Gogglebox (Fri) – 2,551,951

2. Bake Off: The Professionals (Tue) – 2,517,300

3. The Handmaid’s Tale (Sun) – 2,466,379

4. Remarkable Renovations (Wed) – 2,117,746

5. 24 Hours In A&E (Tue) – 2,005,385

6. Formula 1 (Sun) – 1,903,356

7. A Lake District Farm Shop (Sat) – 1,496,828

8. Hunting The Sex Traffickers (Mon) – 1,379,937

9. Escape To The Chateau (Thu) – 1,237,676

10. Formula 1 (Sat) – 1,226,621

11. 24 Hours In Police Custody (Mon) – 1,166,203

12. Kirstie & Phil’s Love It Or List It (Wed) – 1,158,205

13. This Way Up (Wed) – 1,103,134

14. Matt Baker: Our Farm In The Dales (Sat) – 939,407

15. Olympus Has Fallen (Sat) – 921,457



Channel 5 (top-10)

1. Hotel Inspector (Thu) – 1,762,109

2. Our Family Farm Rescue (Tue) – 1,657,350

3. Michael Ball’s Wonderful Wales (Fri) – 1,588,217

4. The Debt Dodgers (Mon) – 1,559,614

5. Hampton Court (Thu) – 1,291,347

6. Drain The Ocean (Fri) – 1,364,388

7. Casualty 24/7 (Wed) – 1,346,897

8. Traffic Cops (Mon) – 1,341,538

9. Patrick Swayze: The Demons & The Dance (Sat) – 1,259,080

10. A Country Life For Half The Price (Tue) – 1,171,925


ITV2 (top-10)

1. Love Island (Fri) – 4,914,834

2. Love Island (Sun) – 4,600,784

3. Love Island (Thu) – 4,423,889

4. Love Island (Tue) – 4,356,110

5. Love Island (Wed) – 4,248,189

6. Love Island (Mon) – 4,198,537

7. Love Island Aftersun (Sun) – 1,362,415

8. Love Island: Unseen Bits (Sat) – 917,718

9. Rampage (Sun) – 528,000

10. Rampage (Sun) – 471,845



*Figure does not include those who watched on devices.