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'Coronation Street': Peter's heartbreak shared with 6.9m

Coronation Street was the most-watched soap on Wednesday evening (June 13) as Peter Barlow made a heartbreaking decision, overnight figures show.

Coronation Street pulled in 6.91m (31.6%) at 7.30pm on ITV1 and 261k (1.1%) on +1 as a distraught Peter agreed to let Simon live with Leanne. The episode clashed with high-rating Euro 2012 coverage over on BBC One.

Peter Barlow from Coronation Street


Carla is shocked to witness Peter as he questions Simon over who he would rather live with


Hollyoaks, meanwhile, attracted 723k (3.8%) at 6.30pm on Channel 4 as Joel tried to find out more about Walker. Later, E4's first look interested 469k (2.5%) at 7pm and 115k (0.5%) on timeshift.

Over on Channel 5, Neighbours appealed to 617k (9.6%) at 1.45pm and 883k (6.0%) at 5.30pm, while Home and Away had 650k (3.8%) at 6pm and 439k (2.3%) for 5*'s first look at 6.30pm.

Elsewhere, the latest episode of Doctors - titled 'Life's Too Short' - was seen by 1.24m (19.5%) at 1.45pm on BBC One.

BARB ratings data supplied by Attentional Get the Inside Soap magazine on your iPhone or iPad
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