Sony SAB TV, Sahara One and UMP Stars have touched new heights in the latest round of UK ratings from BARB.
According to data for week ending Sunday 12th August, Star Plus and UMP Movies continued to lead the pack with weekly reaches of 1,059,000 and 790,000 respectively. Star Gold was in third this week with 601,000, meanwhile ARY News was slightly down to 489,000.
Zing, which has been recovering lost ground was up this week to 335,000 – just behind Star Life Ok, which managed a reach of 439,000.
Sony SAB TV saw its biggest ever audience since being on BARB with 304,000 – most probably due to its popular movie titles. Sahara One also saw a significant increase in its weekly reach to 272,000 and UMP Stars, which is heavy on repeat content saw a steady increase – once again, the largest since it launched. UMP Stars attracted a weekly reach of 230,000. The channel was just behind Sunrise TV, which got a reach of 255,000.