TG4 records highest audience ratings on Christmas Day in over a decade 2 weeks ago

TG4 records highest audience ratings on Christmas Day in over a decade

A great end to another great year for TG4.

TG4 recorded its highest audience of the year on Christmas Day 2020 and its highest audience since Christmas Day 2009.

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The broadcaster had an audience share of 3.6% on Christmas Day, its highest Christmas Day share since 2010.

Over the Christmas period, the most watched programme on the channel was the concert, The Dubliners - The Parting Glass.

The final recording of Barney McKenna with The Dubliners from Christ Church Cathedral was watched by 156,600 people on Christmas Day and had an audience share of 11.25%.

The documentary Maureen O’Hara - Banríon Hollywood was watched by 73,300 people with an audience share of 5.03%.

Into The West, broadcast on Stephen's Day, was the most watched film this Christmas on TG4 and was viewed by 68,200 people.

Dáithí Ó Sé and Muireann Nic Amhlaoibh got the new year off to a musical start from the Dingle Skellig Hotel with Fáilte 2021 which drew in 46,200 people and had a 4% share.

TG4 had a reach of 1.89m over the entire Christmas period and a reach of 1.27m between Christmas Eve and St Stephen’s Day.

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