Unofficial figures show that the BBC2 showing of Torchwood Episode 12, Fragments was watched by 2.4 million viewers, a10.2% share of the total TV audience.
The figures were up on last week and the programme was the most watched of the day on BBC2, outrating As Time Goes By. It was the 26th most watched on British television for the day. The timeslot was won by ITV's Benidorm.
Fragments had its premier on the digital channel BBC3 last Friday, where it was watched by 0.54 million viewers.
Torchwood: Declassified which followed the episode got 1.5 million viewers.