Please let us have your views on this weekend's episode 'Journey to the Centre of the TARDIS' - as always, all comments are welcome, short or long. This week we have a copy of the new 'Destiny of the Doctor' CD 'Smoke and Mirrors'. This features the 5th Doctor and is read by Janet Fielding. We will pick a winner at random from all comments received by 5pm Tuesday.
For it's BBC1 debut, 'Cold War' added 1.65 million additional viewers to finish with an overall figure of 7.34 million, being those who watched at the time of broadcast, and those who watched it later. This does not include the viewers for the BBC3 repeat, nor the BBC iPlayer downloads.
The overnight ratings for 'Hide' on BBC1 yesterday show the episode achieved 5 million viewers. This is the lowest for for the 2012/3 series so far though is still a good figure. It represents 24.5% of the audience. Doctor Who was in 4th place for the day. The more accurate consolidated figures will be available in just over a week.
The consolidated ratings for the BBC1 broadcast of 'The Rings of Akhaten' show that the episode added 2 million viewers, once those who recorded it to watch later are taken into account. The total figure for the episode is now 7.45 million.
The initial overnight ratings for 'Cold War' on BBC1 yesterday show the programme achieved an initial audience of 5.7 million, representing 26.7% of the TV watching audience. The show was again 3rd in the chart for the day.
Further details and analysis for both 'Cold War' and previous episodes are available at Doctor Who News, and you can reach the articles via this link:
The official ratings for 'The Bells of St John' on BBC1 have been released. These include people who recorded the show and watched it later. The actual audience for the episode was 8.44 million, which is very good and the highest since 'The Impossible Astronaut', adding 2.3 million to the overnight figure.
Further information is available at Doctor Who News here: