The Walford soap's final episode of the week drew 7.56m (35.7%) at 8pm, while BBC Three's repeat showing at 10pm added a further 571k (3.1%).
Meanwhile, Coronation Street's double bill, during which Sally held a belated birthday party for Kevin and Claire banned herself and Ashley from having sex, was seen by 7.5m (37.7%) and 7.1m (31.8%).
ITV2's repeats from 1am added 157k (4.6%) and 188k (7.1%) respectively.
Doctors' episode, titled 'Shadow', averaged 1.55m (20.5%) at its usual time of 1.45pm.
Five's edition of Neighbours put in 1.37m (10.3%) at 5.30pm, while Fiver's 7pm repeat added 174k (1%).
Hollyoaks' final offering of the week interested 1.26m (7.1%) at 6.30pm, before E4's first look logged 413k (2.4%).
Home and Away dipped below the million mark only five days after returning from its summer break, averaging 981k (6.2%) at 6pm. Fiver's first look had 479k (3%).
BARB ratings data supplied by Attentional