The audience was down on last week's season two opener, which attracted 277k (1.5%) during the 10pm hour. Last year, season one averaged 187k (1.2%) across its 12-episode run.
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Also on the multichannel stations, Lost pulled in 497k (2%) for Sky1 at 9pm.
Elsewhere, Five Days concluded its run with 6.26m (25.6%) for BBC One. The drama series, which stars Suranne Jones and David Morrissey, has averaged 6.55m (26.2%) across the week, peaking with 7.39m (28.8%) for its first episode last Monday.
Its nearest competitor at 9pm, Channel 4's Embarrassing Bodies, managed 2.6m (10.6%). Michael Winner's Dining Stars took 2.12m (7.1%) for ITV1, 2.11m (8.6%) watched The Mentalist on Five, and BBC Two's Mastercrafts had 1.73m (7.1%).
Earlier, at 8pm, A Place In The Sun put in 1.35m (5.6%) for Channel 4, and Five's Highland Emergency claimed 845k (3.5%).
BBC Two's Mastermind and Gardeners' World managed 2.5m (10.5%) and 2.2m (9%) at 8pm and 8.30pm respectively. The half-hour Dancing On Ice Friday grabbed 2.77m (11.7%) for ITV1 at 8pm, and the 8.30pm QI drew 4.22m (17.2%) for BBC One.
Overall, BBC One came top during primetime with an average share of 23.8% to ITV1's 19.2%. BBC Two was third with 7.8%, followed by Channel 4 with 6.8% (+1: 0.9%) and Five's 4.9%.
BARB ratings data supplied by Attentional