A double bill of mockumentary Angry Boys averaged 597k (4.2%) and 462k (4.4%) for BBC Three from 10.40pm. In a strong night for the channel, new documentary series Our War: 10 Years in Afghanistan captivated 1.34m (6%) between 9pm and 10.15pm.
On the terrestrial channels, Anthony Horowitz's drama Injustice continued with 4.28m (18.8%) on ITV1 in the 9pm hour, down 1.04m on the previous night's premiere. A further 147k (0.8%) watched the show on ITV1+1.
However, Injustice was strong enough to outperform Junior Doctors: Your Life In Their Hands, after the former BBC Three programme healed 3.09m (13.6%) on BBC One from 9pm.
Animal Kingdom scooped 3.01m (11%) on ITV1 from 7.30pm. BBC One's Holby City entertained 5.43m (25.4%) in the 8pm hour, beating Countrywise's 2.39m (11.2%) on ITV1 from 9pm. Poor Kids fetched 2.46m (19.5%) on BBC One from 10.45pm.
Over at BBC Two, Britain's Secret Seas sailed away with 1.16m (6%) in the 7pm hour. Springwatch captivated 2.45m (11.5%) from 8pm and 163k (0.8%) on BBC HD. The Country House Revealed gathered 1.39m (6.1%) in the 9pm hour and 126k (0.6%) in HD. Jack Dee's sitcom Lead Balloon amused 1.16m (5.9%) from 10pm.
Four Rooms mustered 1.15m (5.4%) on Channel 4 in the 8pm hour and 107k (0.5%) on +1. The Fairy Jobmother returned with 1.32m (5.8%) from 9pm and 246k (1.4%) an hour later. Jamie's Food Revolution Hits Hollywood cooked up 870k (5%) in the 10pm hour and 104k (1.1%) on timeshift.
Highlights of the Test stalemate between England and Sri Lanka was enjoyed by 648k (3.4%) on Channel 5 from 7pm, before Supersize Grime disgusted 738k (3.5%). CSI and CSI: Miami brought in 2.29m (10%) and 1.33m (7.4%) respectively from 9pm.
Overall, BBC One owned primetime with 22.5% against ITV1's 15.8% (+1: 0.5%). BBC Two came in third place with 7.3%, followed by Channel 5's 6.5% and Channel 4's 4.8% (+1: 0.8%).
Elsewhere, MTV's new scripted reality show Geordie Shore continued with 362k (2%) in the 10pm hour. Highlights coverage of the Isle of Man TT 2011 averaged 652k (2.9%) on ITV4 in the 9pm hour.
BARB ratings data supplied by Attentional