ABC News wins timeslot
Ratings: ABC News won the 7pm timeslot. That may suggest audiences are none too rapt in the alternative shows.
Thursdays aren’t usually much chop for ratings results but last night ABC News won the 7pm timeslot with 1.00m viewers.
That may suggest audiences are none too rapt in the alternative shows: Big Brother, Home and Away and MasterChef: All Stars.
The night was won by Seven on 29.5%, followed by Nine: 27.5%, TEN 19.4%, ABC 18.2% and SBS 5.4%.
Seven News again topped the night with 1.17m for Seven then Today Tonight 1.02m, Home and Away (973,000), Mrs. Brown’s Boys (932,000 / 667,000) and Deal or No Deal (567,000).
Nine News (1.03m) led for Nine then Big Brother had its first night under the magic million (973,000), followed by The Farmer Wants a Wife (938,000), ACA (890,000), The Footy Show (609,000), Hot Seat (507,000) and Big Bang (429,000).
MasterChef was best for TEN on 797,000. TEN News was 709,000, Modern Family (626,000), Thursday Night Football (455,000), The Project 6pm (455,000), and Law & Order: SVU (272,000).
ABC News (1.00m) won its timeslot for ABC1 then 7:30 (726,000), Midsomer Murders (690,000), Catalyst (642,000) and Monty Don’s Italian Gardens (305,000).
Food Additives: An Edible Adventure (235,000) led for SBS ONE then Destination Flavour (213,000), Gourmet Farmer (201,000) and One Born Every Minute USA (166,000).
Neighbours topped multichannels with 289,000 viewers.