‘New Tricks’, which follows a group of retired policemen and women hired by Amanda Redman, managed an average audience of 7.12 million people, a 29.4% share of the TV watching audience.
On ITV1 and ITV1 HD ‘Law & Order: UK’, a British version of the US drama series, had an average audience of 3.11 million, a 12.8% share of the TV watching audience.
The Uefa Europa League game between Manchester City and Juventus on Channel Five attracted an average audience of 2.16 million between 7.30pm and 10.15pm, a 9.2% share of the available audience.
‘Trinny and Susannah: From Boom to Bust’, a spoof drama on the TV presenters’ attempt to get back on television, won an average audience of 1.29 million viewers across Channel 4 and Channel 4+1.
The show, which premiered on the internet, had an audience of 1.14 million on Channel 4 between 9pm and 10pm, a 4.7% share of the TV watching audience.
The first episode in the six-part history documentary series ‘Michael Wood's Story of England’ on BBC Two attracted an audience of 1.05 million between 9pm and 10pm last night, a 4.3% share of the TV watching audience.