Has @BBCNews ever been delayed 50+ minutes because of man driving his ma shopping bike? #Rio2016 pic.twitter.com/O224XXeZeZ— Spence (@ITSpencer) August 16, 2016
- Update: The ratings are great. The average for BBC1 between 7pm and 11.25pm (when the news bulletin finally appeared) was 8.6m (44.2% share), with a peak of 10.89m for the 15 minutes from 10.45pm. No sign of a big flight to ITV's News At Ten - 1.5m average.