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UK TV ratings: Big Blue Live kicks off with 5m on BBC One on Sunday

24 August 2015 3:35 AM, PDT | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - TV news news »

UK TV ratings roundup - data supplied by Barb

Big Blue Live was a ratings winner for BBC One on Sunday (August 23), according to overnight data.

The new live series kicked off with 4.96m (27.1%) at 7pm, while the latest episode of Partners in Crime brought in 3.68m (18.2%) at 9pm.

Over on BBC Two, Dragons' Den continued with 2.89m (13.9%) at 8pm, while Odyssey averaged 1.09m (5.4%) at 9pm.

ITV's Animal Mums appealed to 2.01m (11.0%) at 7pm (199k/1.0% on +1), before Midsomer Murders gathered 2.19m (10.7%) between 8pm and 10pm (229k/1.3%).

On Channel 4, Time Crashers interested 1.17m (5.7%) at 8pm (145k/0.7%) at 8pm, while the network premiere of Les Misérables entertained 1.32m (8.9%) at 9pm (106k/1.1%).

Channel 5's Police Interceptors: Unleashed thrilled 642k (3.1%) at 8pm (73k/0.4%), and Snitch was seen by 1.12m (6.4%) at 9pm (67k/0.6%). »

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Partners in Crime: episode five recap – lashings of ginger beer and a genre sandwich

23 August 2015 2:00 PM, PDT | The Guardian - TV News | See recent The Guardian - TV News news »

It’s a cross between the Famous Five, Scooby Doo and Miss Marple this week, as Tommy and Tuppence’s adventures take them down into a smugglers’ cave

Spoiler Alert: This blog is for those watching series one of Partners in Crime. Don’t read on if you haven’t seen episode five.

For the episode four recap, click here.

Related: Partners in Crime episode four recap – a brolly good adventure

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- Julia Raeside

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UK TV ratings: Countryfile tops ratings, while Cilla at the BBC brings in 956k

17 August 2015 2:19 AM, PDT | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - TV news news »

UK TV ratings roundup - data supplied by Barb

Countryfile continued to rule the ratings on Sunday (August 16), according to overnight figures.

The BBC One series pulled in 5.66m for its latest episode and scored a 32.7% audience share between 7pm and 8pm.

Later, Fake or Fortune? appealed to 4.17m (21.2%) at 8pm, while the start of a new three-part adventure on Partners in Crime entertained 4.23m (21.1%) at 9pm.

On BBC Two, Burma, My Father and the Forgotten Army interested 650k (3.8%) at 7pm, before Dragons' Den kept 2.74m (14.0%) on the edge of their seats at 8pm, and Odyssey continued with 1.12m (5.6%) at 9pm.

ITV's Nature Nuts with Julian Clary continued to rise with 1.40m (8.1%) at 7pm (189k/1.0% on +1), while Midsomer Murders averaged 1.93m (9.7%) at 8pm (184k/1.0%).

Channel 4's Secret History gathered 500k (2.9%) at 7pm (143k/0.7%), while Experimental was seen by 410k (2.1%) at 8pm (47k/0.2%). Zero Dark Thirty followed with 750k (5.1%) at »

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UK TV ratings: David Walliams' Partners in Crime wraps up its first adventure with 4.5m

10 August 2015 3:31 AM, PDT | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - TV news news »

UK TV ratings roundup - data supplied by Barb

Partners in Crime wrapped up its first three-part adventure with 4.49m (22.9%) on BBC One, according to overnight figures for Sunday (August 9).

The figure was down around half a million on the number who tuned in to see episode two of the David Walliams series last week.

Elsewhere, Countryfile topped the night with 5.95m (34.3%) at 7pm, while Fake or Fortune? appealed to 4.55m (23.3%) at 8pm.

On BBC Two, Dragons' Den continued with 3.11m (15.9%) at 8pm, while Odyssey attracted 1.21m (6.1%) at 9pm.

ITV's Nature Nuts with Julian Clary added 200,000 viewers with 1.39m (8.1%) at 7pm (158k/0.8% on +1), before Midsomer Murders intrigued 2.14m (11.0%) between 8pm and 10pm (220k/1.3%).

Over on Channel 4, The Dambusters' Great Escape gathered 640k (3.7%) at 7pm (160k/0.8%), while Experimental interested 490k (2.5%) at 8pm (91k/0.5%). Life of Pi followed with 1.71m (10.5%) at 9pm (241k/2.2%).

Channel 5's Police Interceptors: Unleashed entertained 816k (4.2%) at »

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UK TV ratings: Humans rises to 2.2m for its finale on Channel 4

3 August 2015 2:08 AM, PDT | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - TV news news »

UK TV ratings roundup - data supplied by Barb

Humans added viewers for its season one finale on Sunday (August 2), according to overnight figures.

The Channel 4 sci-fi drama entertained 2.24m (10.8%) at 9pm, while a further 338,000 (2.2%) tuned in on +1. This week's figure is up 340,000 on last week's episode.

BBC One's Countryfile was the night's most-watched programme, with 5.64m (33.3%) at 7pm, before Fake or Fortune? appealed to 4.54m (23.1%) at 8pm, and Partners in Crime continued with 5.02m (24.2%) at 9pm.

On BBC Two, Dragon's Den averaged 3.0m (15.3%) at 8pm, while Odyssey interested 1.06m (5.1%) at 9pm.

ITV's Nature Nuts with Julian Clary began with 1.19m (7.0%) at 7pm (104k/0.5% on +1), and Midsomer Murders was watched by 2.06m (10.2%) at 8pm (162k/0.9%).

Meanwhile, Channel 5's Tut thrilled 734k (4.6%) at 9pm (88k/0.9%). »

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The week in TV: Life in Squares, Partners in Crime; Parks and Recreation; Taskmaster; Atlantic

1 August 2015 11:00 PM, PDT | The Guardian - TV News | See recent The Guardian - TV News news »

Death in Venice meets Game of Thrones in BBC2’s fine new drama about Virginia Woolf and friends

Life in Squares (BBC2) | iPlayer

Partners in Crime (BBC1) | iPlayer

We’re growing used, I hope, to much galumphing Monday-night sex in filthy alleys and pale-skinned bedsits

Related: TV drama set to spark a tourist rush on the trail of the Bloomsbury Group

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- Euan Ferguson

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Melbourne 2015: Next Gen Program Offers Thoughtful, Hopeful And Diverse Learning Experiences

7 May 2015 12:30 PM, PDT | Twitch | See recent Twitch news »

Details have emerged regarding the full slate of films from the Melbourne International Film Festival's progressive Next Gen program. This film selection is aimed at varying youth groups and encourages teacher participation and curriculum. Each film has specific learning objectives about sexual politics, discrimination, empowerment and a whole raft of vital messages. Here are the eight films with school bookings in mind, including one of my favorites from last year, the Taiwanese murder mystery Partners In Crime.Being 14 (France); An uncensored look at the lives of three 14-year-old girls navigating friendships, sex, partying, bullying and shaming. Actress turned writer/director Hélène Zimmer takes a no-holds-barred look at the reality of middle-class, suburban adolescence.Gayby Baby (Australia); Four 10- to 12-year olds each cope with growing up as they...

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Doctor Who: 60 things we learned from The Writer's Tale

26 March 2015 2:35 AM, PDT | Den of Geek | See recent Den of Geek news »

To end a week celebrating New Who's 10th birthday, here's a bumper list of Doctor Who titbits from Russell T Davies' The Writer's Tale...

We’ve touched on why The Writer’s Tale, the 2008 (expanded in 2010) compendium of correspondence between Doctor Who showrunner Russell T Davies and journalist Benjamin Cook, deserves a space on your bookshelf here.

In short, The Writer’s Tale is both a screenwriting masterclass and an unparalleled look behind the scenes of new Doctor Who. As well as following the production triumphs and emergencies as the show lurches “from one crisis to another”, it lets you witness story ideas being created in the wild. See pivotal Doctor Who moments tottering unsurely out of Davies’ mind like new-born giraffes and watch them transform into sleek, galloping beasts of majesty! Think of it like a classy David Attenborough doc on storytelling, with bonus David Tennant photos and chat about Tony from Skins. »

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Sherlock v Doctor Who As The Nta 2015 Shortlist Is Revealed

6 January 2015 3:45 AM, PST | Kasterborous.com | See recent Kasterborous news »

Christian Cawley is a writer at Kasterborous Doctor Who News and Reviews - All the latest Doctor Who news and reviews with our weekly podKast, features and interviews, and a long-running forum.

The shortlist for the 2015 National Television Awards have has been announced, with Doctor Who and Sherlock once again nominated in the Drama category. Meanwhile, Sherlock star Benedict Cumberbatch is nominated in the Drama Performance category, with the only Doctor Who presence in the shape of Sarah Lancashire (Ms Foster in 2008’s Partners in Crime)...

The post Sherlock v Doctor Who As The Nta 2015 Shortlist Is Revealed appeared first on Kasterborous Doctor Who News and Reviews. »

- Christian Cawley

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11 Doctor Who Rumours That Turned Out To Be Complete Twaddle

6 January 2015 1:37 AM, PST | Obsessed with Film | See recent Obsessed with Film news »

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Ah, the British press. They’ve pretty much lost every ounce of credibility they had (if that was ever any) by this point but they’re still managing to spurt out their usual foray of nonsensical stories and ridiculous reports.

As one of the most hotly discussed programmes on TV, Doctor Who is often at the forefront of their outlandish claims and over the years there has been a never ending supply of “Earth-shattering” exclusives relating to the Doctor’s adventures that have well and truly sent the rumour mill into overdrive.

Doctor Who has even taken the time to respond to the endless outpouring of twaddle. Russell T Davies took the chance to make a dig at the tabloids in Partners in Crime when the Tenth Doctor told an enquiring journalist to “just make it up” – and it would seem that the real life ones have taken the invitation far too seriously. »

- Dan Butler

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