UK's FAVOURITE TV THEME TUNES REVEALED BY NEW RESEARCH

According to new research, the most memorable theme tune in the UK is Friends, followed by EastEnders and Coronation Street.



To read the research from Curry's in full, click here. Curry's surveyed 2000 Brits to uncover the UK's Top 10 favourite TV themes tunes.



Rank - Show - Percentage of votes

1 - Friends - 23%

2 - EastEnders - 20%

3 - Coronation Street - 13%

4 - Match Of The Day - 12%

5 - Only Fools And Horses - 6%

6 - Doctor Who - 4%

7 - Neighbours - 3%

8 - Game Of Thrones - 2%

9 - Star Trek - 2%

10 - Grandstand - 2%



Other points include:

  • The show that reminds people of their childhood most is Doctor Who.

  • 75% Of 16-24 year olds believe that theme tunes use to be more recognisable.

  • 40% of Brits believe that soaps have the most iconic theme tunes. This is followed by comedies (26%) and dramas (25%).

  • 92% of millennials say they skip the intros of programmes.