In the 9pm slot last night, Laura Kuenssberg (in her fortieth year) was pitched against Myleene Klass, 38. Laura's BBC2 documentary on Britain and Europe: For Richer or Poorer ? was watched by an average of 2.06m, according to the overnight ratings, a share of 10.9% of the available audience.
Myleene's investigation of Single Mums On Benefits, on ITV. drew 1.5m - a 7.8% share.