Glenn Dyer’s TV ratings: it’s a wasteland on the box

Nothing over a million viewers and the top six programs were news and current affairs, which tells us that viewers found nothing of real interest last night.

Glenn Dyer — <em>Crikey</em> business and media commentator

Glenn Dyer

Crikey business and media commentator

The Glenn Dyer breakdown: Not a program with a million or more metro viewers last night and that tells us that it was a miserable night for TV viewing, and tonight won’t be better expect for the fresh episode of New Tricks on ABC1.

Viewing of pay TV and the free to air digital channels topped 43% of the audience last night — yet another sign of the way viewers will abandon the main channels and search for something new or old and trusted. But 82% of the audience remained with the networks via the main channels and the 15 digital channels.

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