Love Island attracts 6 million viewers to mangle ratings record

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The ITV2 uncover is aired 6 nights a week for two-months

Love Island enjoyed a top ever ratings progressing this month, being watched by some-more than 6 million viewers for a initial time.

The ITV2 existence show’s 3 Jul part was usually beaten in that week’s ratings by a Women’s World Cup semi-final and several Coronation Street instalments.

More than 4.7 million people watched Love Island’s 3 Jul part on TV sets, according to ratings physique Barb.

Another 1.4 million saw it on their phones, PCs and tablets.

The record-breaking part featured a fallout after a organisation were reunited following a pierce to separate a girls and boys into dual opposite villas for a few days.

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The 80-minute part saw tempers light over Michael transfer Amber while viewers also witnessed a commencement of a finish for Curtis and Amy.

Two other episodes of a uncover that week – a many new for that a final total total are accessible – also pennyless a 6 million barrier.

Barb did not collect allied total covering mixed inclination when final year’s array was shown. But a 2018 final was watched by 4.3 million people formed on TV total alone – compared with 4.7 million on 3 Jul this year.

The nightly uncover was recently privileged after media watchdog Ofcom motionless not to examine some-more than 700 complaints about competitor Maura Higgins “sexually harassing” associate islander Tommy Fury.

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