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  1. 'X Factor' U.K. Sunday Audience Rises, Hits Season High

    2:34 am 9/17/2012

    Amid chatter that Simon Cowell's music competition could axe new judge Nicole Scherzinger, a show representative says "noone is even thinking or talking about next year."Read more

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  2. 'Downton Abbey' Season Three Debut on U.K.'s ITV Averages 8.6 Million Live Viewers

    10:32 am 9/16/2012

    The hit drama's return drew a big audience for the commercial broadcaster, but was down slightly from the average of 9 million hit in live viewership last year.Read more

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  3. 'X Factor' U.K. Average Viewership Tops 'Strictly Come Dancing' Debut Ratings

    3:26 am 9/16/2012

    The season opener of the BBC celebrity dance show, which avoided overlapping with the Simon Cowell music show on ITV, drew a higher live peak audience though.Read more

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  4. U.K.'s Channel 4 Draws Peak Audience of 7.7 Million With Paralympics Closing Ceremony

    2:07 am 9/10/2012

    The network had reached as many as 11.2 million with the opening ceremony.Read more

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  5. 'X Factor' U.K. Audience Drops Further in Fourth Week

    5:27 am 9/9/2012

    The ITV music competition from Simon Cowell's Syco Entertainment averaged an audience of 8.2 million Saturday night.Read more

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  6. UBS Analyst Cheers ITV Turnaround Despite Record BBC Ratings Lead

    8:44 am 9/7/2012

    "Upside potential remains" from ITV Studios growth, cost cuts and potential ad recovery, says Tamsin Garrity.Read more

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  7. BBC's Season Debut of 'Strictly Come Dancing' to Avoid Clash With 'X Factor' U.K.

    2:34 am 9/6/2012

    The British hit show, the country's version of "Dancing With Stars," will start off without an overlap with Simon Cowell's ratings winner on ITV.Read more

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  8. U.K. Freesat TV Venture to Offer Paid-For Content

    8:59 am 9/4/2012

    The satellite TV venture of the BBC and ITV is launching a VOD service called Free Time.Read more

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  9. Islam Documentary on U.K.'s Channel 4 Draws Complaints

    2:45 am 9/4/2012

    About 1,200 people criticized "Islam: The Untold Story," which argued that there was little contemporary evidence about the Prophet Mohammed, among other things.Read more

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  10. 'X Factor' U.K. Peak Audience Drops in Third Week

    4:57 am 9/2/2012

    The ITV show from Simon Cowell, who will make an appearance this season for the first time in two years, also saw its average audience decline minimally to 8.6 million.Read more

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