Best of British Documentaries, Factual & Lifestyle, 2017. UK Ratings #101-200

  • This post continues the UK Best for 2017.
  • The list combines BARB’s Documentary, Hobbies / Lifestyle and Current Affairs categories.
  • Read my brief Takeaways for 2017 in the previous post, covering #1-100.
  • Your feedback is welcome.

PBS

Don’t miss my series of Posts on the PBS Audience for Science + History:

Programme Title Channel Share ‘000
101 Lady Lucan: Time For The Truth ITV 13.1 3,165
102 Gordon … And Fred’s Christmas ITV 14.5 3,162
103 Eat Shop Save 2017 ITV 16.6 3,148
104 Tales From The Coast ITV 13.4 3,144
105 The Chelsea Flower Show BBC 2 14.9 3,135
106 Amazing Hotels: The Lobby BBC 2 11.0 3,127
107 Celebrity Hunted CH4 15.2 3,114
108 Prince Philip: 70 Years of Service ITV 13.7 3,114
109 Louis Theroux: Dark States BBC 2 12.2 3,111
110 Save Money: Good Food ITV 15.0 3,106
111 The Kyle Files 3 ITV 13.8 3,097
112 Judi Dench My Passion For Trees BBC 1 13.0 3,075
113 Unbelievable Moments: On Camera ITV 15.5 3,075
114 Autumnwatch BBC 2 13.4 3,069
115 My Family, Partition: India 1947 BBC 1 13.8 3,061
116 Council House Crackdown BBC 1 14.6 3,050
117 The Day The Dinosaurs Died BBC 2 11.9 3,045
118 Rohingya Crisis Appeal BBC 1 21.3 3,036
119 Caught On Camera ITV 13.2 3,036
120 May V Corbyn Live: The Battle CH4 11.9 3,009
121 Titanic: The New Evidence CH4 10.5 3,000
122 Thief Trackers BBC 1 17.1 2,998
123 Mary Berry Everyday BBC 2 12.3 2,981
124 Gardeners’ World BBC 2 13.7 2,966
125 Detectives: Inside The Major Crimes ITV 13.2 2,964
126 The Andrew Neil Interviews BBC 1 16.6 2,955
127 First Dates: Valentine’s Special CH4 11.8 2,951
128 Gogglebox 2017 CH4 13.1 2,942
129 Schofield’s South African Adventure ITV 13.4 2,939
130 Old People’s Home For 4 Year Olds CH4 12.4 2,928
131 A Very British Hotel CH4 11.9 2,923
132 Inside The Christmas Factory BBC 2 13.3 2,913
133 Guy Martin’s Wwi Tank CH4 10.3 2,913
134 Fake Britain BBC 1 14.0 2,911
135 The Fugitives BBC 1 16.5 2,909
136 Mafia Women / Trevor Macdonald ITV 11.0 2,901
137 Countrywise ITV 13.9 2,901
138 Dragons’ Den BBC 2 11.2 2,895
139 George Michael: Freedom CH4 13.0 2,892
140 Paul O’grady / Love Of Animals ITV 11.7 2,892
141 Joanna + Jennifer: Champers BBC 2 12.4 2,886
142 Billy Connolly & Me ITV 11.9 2,880
143 First Dates At Christmas CH4 10.5 2,874
144 Inside Out BBC 1 13.1 2,866
145 Secret Life Of Dogs ITV 10.5 2,865
146 The Betrayed Girls BBC 1 12.3 2,863
147 Britain’s Busiest Motorway ITV 13.6 2,851
148 Chris Packham: Asperger’s BBC 2 11.4 2,850
149 The Undateables CH4 9.6 2,846
150 Springwatch BBC 2 12.6 2,845
151 June Brown At 90: Legend BBC 1 11.8 2,842
152 The Island With Bear Grylls CH4 9.6 2,841
153 Yellowstone BBC 2 10.0 2,827
154 Rip Off Britain BBC 1 14.1 2,801
155 24 Hours In Police Custody CH4 11.5 2,801
156 Celebrity Big Brother Channel 5 9.5 2,793
157 Hospital (Doc) BBC 2 10.6 2,791
158 Hospital BBC 2 12.6 2,782
159 Planet Earth II BBC 1 12.8 2,777
160 Inside The Factory BBC 2 13.3 2,775
161 Nigella’s Christmas Table BBC 2 11.5 2,761
162 The Farmers Country Showdown BBC 1 15.6 2,757
163 Crimewatch Uk BBC 1 9.6 2,744
164 Coastal Railways / Julie Walters CH4 9.5 2,741
165 Antiques Road Trip BBC 1 21.6 2,738
166 Holding Back The Years BBC 1 15.0 2,734
167 Flog It! BBC 1 23.8 2,697
168 Food Unwrapped Diet Special CH4 10.5 2,687
169 Further Back In Time For Dinner BBC 2 11.3 2,685
170 The Secret Life Of 4 Year Olds CH4 11.1 2,683
171 Speed With Guy Martin: F1 CH4 11.8 2,677
172 Brexit – What Next? BBC 1 14.0 2,674
173 Great British Menu BBC 2 12.7 2,665
174 Nadiya’s British Food Adventure BBC 2 12.3 2,661
175 The Brighton Police ITV 12.3 2,661
176 Celebrity Island With Bear Grylls CH4 11.6 2,659
177 24 Hours In A & E CH4 11.3 2,649
178 Mind Over Marathon BBC 1 11.3 2,647
179 Save Money: Good Diet ITV 11.1 2,640
180 Bake Off Creme De La Creme BBC 2 12.6 2,638
181 Trouble In Poundland ITV 11.8 2,621
182 Diana’s ‘Wicked’ Stepmother CH4 11.2 2,600
183 Joanna Lumley’s Postcards ITV 11.8 2,596
184 Dame Vera Lynn: Happy 100th BBC 2 11.9 2,587
185 Grand Designs CH4 11.7 2,581
186 Britain As Seen On Itv ITV 11.3 2,565
187 The Apprentice – Why I Fired BBC 1 11.4 2,562
188 Educating Greater Manchester CH4 10.9 2,557
189 Suzi Perry’s Queens Of The Road BBC 1 12.1 2,543
190 James Martin’s French Adventure ITV 12.9 2,533
191 Catching A Killer CH4 12.0 2,528
192 Save Money: Lose Weight ITV 10.3 2,526
193 Panorama: Trump’s First 100 Days BBC 1 9.7 2,498
194 The Secret World Of Posh Pets ITV 12.1 2,494
195 Elizabeth I’s Secret Agents BBC 2 10.8 2,463
196 Britain After Brexit BBC 1 9.2 2,457
197 Put Your Money Where… BBC 1 18.1 2,442
198 How Safe Is Your Pension? Tonight ITV 12.2 2,439
199 Britain’s Ancient Capital BBC 2 8.3 2,434
200 Child Of Our Time BBC 1 11.0 2,431