The final ratings for the fourth episode of Series 11, Arachnids in the UK, have been released.
The episode had 8.22 million viewers after a week of catch-up on all devices, a rise of 1.79 million on the overnight figure of 6.43 million. That’s a very moderate tick down from Rosa‘s 8.37 million. Stripping out mobile, tablet and computer views on BBC iPlayer, the ‘traditional’ rating for the episode was 7.97 million.
Doctor Who was fourth for the week behind two editions of Strictly Come Dancing and The Great British Bake-Off, the strongest chart position obtained by an episode four of the revival series.