The average audience for Paul Henry’s first week back after his vacation was down 4% on the previous week to 106,698 viewers per night. TV One’s Tonight had a very good week. While the average audience was up 16% on the previous week to 125,374 viewers per night, Tuesday saw the late night news bulletin set a new record for 2014 with a massive 215,560 viewers, double last week’s total average.

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It was a lower week for Seven Sharp last week as the average audience fell 3% to 486,216 per night. While it was a downward trend for the week, year on year the 7pm current affairs show is still up 31% on the same period in 2013.

Campbell Live on the other hand has a slight rise of 2% to an average audience of 225,284 viewers per night.

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Most watched

  1. One News: 769,490 (TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. The Force: 622,550 (TV ONE, 8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  3. Border Security: 600,390 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  4. Seven Sharp: 509,080 (TV ONE, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  5. Shortland Street: 494,660 (TV2, 7:05pm – 8:05pm)

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The ONE News team heading over to Glasgow to cover the 2014 Commonwealth Games is ready to go, and will be bringing viewers all the best of the action every day. Presenter Peter Williams is joined by an expert reporting team; Jessica Mutch, Paul Hobbs, Abby Scott and Kimberlee Downs.

This is New Zealand’s 20th appearance at the Commonwealth Games, and with 233 athletes competing across 17 sports, ONE News will keep viewers ahead of the play. Our team will deliver reports on every news platform, on-air and at onenews.co.nz. Starting the day with Breakfast, our team will be live on the ground. The big stories and interviews of the day will feature on 6pm, and later on Tonight we’re there as the next day’s events get started. Continue reading »

TV Talk is our daily general discussion thread at Throng.

Readers are invited to share their own thoughts and observations on television in New Zealand as we attempt to crowd source all the details around what is happening in the industry and beyond.

This includes, but is not limited to, breaking news, bloopers from live TV and anything a television personality posts on social media that might be of interest to other readers.

To participate, just add your comments below. Alternatively, you can always use the Tip Line.

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Top 20 most time shifted shows

  1. Marvel’s Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D: 56240 (TV2, 8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  2. Marvel’s Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D: 49310 (TV2, 9:30pm – 10:25pm)
  3. The Tomorrow People: 44870 (TV2, 10:25pm – 12:10am)
  4. Erebus Operation Overdue: 29510 (TV ONE, 8:30pm – 10:10pm)
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Most watched

  1. One News: 762,870 (TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Sunday: 651,030 (TV ONE, 7:00pm – 8:00pm)
  3. Radar Across The Pacific: 480,520 (TV ONE, 8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Nancy Wake The White Mouse: 427,040 (TV ONE, 8:30pm – 10:05pm)
  5. The X Factor: 326,560 (TV3, 7:00pm – 8:40pm)

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TV Talk is our daily general discussion thread at Throng.

Readers are invited to share their own thoughts and observations on television in New Zealand as we attempt to crowd source all the details around what is happening in the industry and beyond.

This includes, but is not limited to, breaking news, bloopers from live TV and anything a television personality posts on social media that might be of interest to other readers.

To participate, just add your comments below. Alternatively, you can always use the Tip Line.