The new series of spinoff Hollyoaks Later launched with 570k (3.1%) on E4 in the 10pm hour, up on the previous series debut last October. An additional 126k (1.3%) watched the show on E4+1.
ITV1's Coronation Street averaged 7.81m (29.9%) from 9pm and 397k (1.9%) on +1, as Stella was rushed to hospital, while Frank took the blame for Carla.
EastEnders appealed to 7.61m (31.7%) on BBC One from 8pm, as Kat declared that her marriage to Alfie Moon is over. A further 838k (4.1%) caught BBC Three's repeat screening from 10pm.
Emmerdale entertained 7.45m (34.6%) on ITV1 in the 7pm hour and 129k (0.5%) on +1, as Alicia was left humiliated after Andy called off the move to Spain .
Elsewhere, Hollyoaks managed 1.28m (6.6%) on Channel 4 from 6.30pm and 121k (0.5%), before E4's first look at the next episode pulled in 445k (2.1%).
Doctors was seen by 1.66m (21%) on BBC One from 1.45pm, while Neighbours took 761k (9.6%) on Channel 5, as well as 1.21m (8%) for the repeat at 5.30pm.
BARB ratings data supplied by Attentional