PM Boris Johnson’s announcement on Monday declaring severe new coronavirus limitations was viewed by in excess of 27 million, as indicated by medium-term figures.
His broadcast address was seen by 15.4 million watchers on BBC One, while 5.7 million checked out ITV and 1.6 million saw it on Channel 4.
An extra 4.4 million viewed on the BBC News Channel and Sky News.
That makes it the most watched communication for a considerable length of time.
Channel 4 and ITV evaluations incorporate +1 figures. The announcement was likewise spilled on Amazon Prime.
The past most-watched communicate as of late was the London Olympics Closing Ceremony in 2012, saw by 24.5 million.
People in the UK are presently living under exacting new estimates following the PM’s declaration.
They can just leave their homes to purchase basic things, practice once every day, and travel for work where “completely fundamental” or for any clinical need.