News in Huw's Overcoat of Gravitas, specially extended to 45 minutes, was watched by an average of 3.86m (24.8% share). ITV reinstated News at Ten, but it only managed 1.01m (6.8% share).
Kevin Lygo launched Don't Ask Me, Ask Britain at 8pm, but will have been disappointed by a figure of 1.77m (8.8% share).
- Tuesday morning also saw the GMB dream team of Piers Morgan and Susanna Reid back in harness. Average audience was 580k (17.6%). BBC Breakfast averaged 1.52m (41.3%)