7-DAY RATINGS: 17-23 MAY 2021

Listed below are the seven-day consolidated ratings for programmes shown between 17-23 May 2021. Figures courtesy of BARB.

Figures include those who watched live and those who watched within a seven-day period on catch-up or on devices. Pre-transmission viewing is included.



(Rank – Programme – Day – Viewership)

All Channels (top-15)

1. Call The Midwife (Sun) – 7,954,246

2. Eurovision Song Contest (Sat) – 7,737,356

3. Antiques Roadshow (Sun) – 6,093,453

4. Gogglebox (Fri) – 5,913,827

5. Innocent (Mon) – 5,906,789

6. Coronation Street (Mon) – 5,817,629

7. Innocent (Thu) – 5,768,690

8. Coronation Street (Fri) – 5,768,690

9. Great British Sewing Bee (Wed) – 5,674,651

10. Coronation Street (Wed) – 5,644,059

11. Coronation Street (Mon) – 5,533,727

12. Innocent (Wed) – 5,491,206

13. Innocent (Tue) – 5,480,069

14. The Pact (Mon) – 5,443,303

15. Coronation Street (Wed) – 5,200,652


BBC One (top-15)

1. Call The Midwife (Sun) – 7,954,246

2. Eurovision Song Contest (Sat) – 7,737,356

3. Antiques Roadshow (Sun) – 6,093,453

4. Great British Sewing Bee (Wed) – 5,674,651

5. The Pact (Mon) – 5,443,303

6. The Pact (Tue) – 4,911,892

7. BBC Weekend News (Sun) – 4,649,176

8. BBC News At Six (Thu) – 4,423,011

9. EastEnders (Tue) – 4,310,501

10. EastEnders (Thu) – 4,245,192

11. BBC News At Six (Mon) – 4,231,958

12. BBC News At Six (Fri) – 4,185,577

13. EastEnders (Fri) – 4,100,299

14. Countryfile (Sun) – 4,055,951

15. The Repair Shop (Wed) – 4,015,138


BBC Two (top-10)

1. Gardeners’ World (Fri) – 2,611,294

2. All That Glitters (Tue) – 2,289,811

3. Great British Menu (Fri) – 2,047,688

4. Great British Menu (Mon) – 1,980,749

5. Great British Menu (Thu) – 1,919,964

6. Motherland (Mon) – 1,899,571

7. Great British Menu (Wed) – 1,749,235

8. Great British Menu (Tue) – 1,722,615

9. Richard Osman’s House Of Games (Mon) – 1,657,982

10. Richard Osman’s House Of Games (Fri) – 1,652,158


ITV (top-15)

1. Innocent (Mon) – 5,906,789

2. Coronation Street (Mon) – 5,817,629

3. Innocent (Thu) – 5,768,690

4. Coronation Street (Fri) – 5,768,690

5. Coronation Street (Wed) – 5,644,059

6. Coronation Street (Mon) – 5,533,727

7. Innocent (Wed) – 5,491,206

8. Innocent (Tue) – 5,480,069

9. Coronation Street (Wed) – 5,200,652

10. Emmerdale (Thu) – 5,142,156

11. Emmerdale (Fri) – 4,925,243

12. Emmerdale (Thu) – 4,846,576

13. Emmerdale (Mon) – 4,778,267

14. Emmerdale (Wed) – 4,691,077

15. Emmerdale (Tue) – 4,548,104


Channel 4 (top-15)

1. Gogglebox (Fri) – 5,913,827

2. SAS: Who Dares Wins (Sun) – 2,428,677

3. Taskmaster (Thu) – 2,304,901

4. Location, Location, Location (Wed) – 1,955,812

5. Johnny Vegas: Carry On Glamping (Wed) – 1,744,465

6. The Dog House (Thu) – 1,554,727

7. Formula 1 (Sun) – 1,531,032

8. Catching Paedophiles (Mon) – 1,414,097

9. 8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown (Fri) – 1,356,611

10. Celebrity Bake Off (Tue) – 1,280,980

11. Formula 1 (Sat) – 1,187,617

12. How To Save A Grand In 24 Hours (Mon) – 974,810

13. A Very Royal Baby (Wed) – 906,935

14. Naked Attraction (Tue) – 897,881

15. We Are Lady Parts (Thu) – 865,641


Channel 5 (top-15)

1. Our Yorkshire Farm (Tue) – 3,295,607

2. The Yorkshire Vet (Tue) – 1,905,428

3. Traffic Cops (Mon) – 1,677,739

4. Cruising With Jane McDonald (Sun) – 1,541,431

5. A Year In Kew Gardens (Thu) – 1,505,030

6. A&E After Dark (Mon) – 1,339,749

7. Escape To The Farm (Thu) – 1,323,526

8. Bargain Loving Brits By The Sea (Sun) – 1,263,026

9. The Queen Mum (Sat) – 1,246,944

10. World’s Most Scenic Railway Journeys (Fri) – 989,383

11. Harry & Meghan: 3 Troubles Years (Sat) – 943,724

12. Gardening With Carol Klein (Thu) – 927,182

13. Here Come The Gypsies (Wed) – 905,675

14. Inside The Balmoral (Fri) – 905,299

15. Gregg Wallace’s Big Weekend Away (Fri) – 902,036


E4 (top-10)

1. Made In Chelsea (Mon) – 752,410

2. Hollyoaks (Thu) – 705,464

3. Hollyoaks (Wed) – 614,000

4. Hollyoaks (Tue) – 588,433

5. Hollyoaks (Mon) – 586,439

6. Hollyoaks (Fri) – 565,074

7. Gogglebox (Sat) – 350,263

8. The Big Bang Theory (Sun) – 303,000*

9. Gogglebox (Sat) – 302,731

10. The Big Bang Theory (Tue) – 300,732


*Figures do not include those who watched on devices.