BBC iPlayer requests up 9% to 260 mln in June

Friday 1 August 2014 | 17:59 CET | News
June saw 260 million requests to the BBC iPlayer, up 9 percent from the year before. The BBC said one-off BBC Three drama Murdered By My Boyfriend was the most popular programme with nearly 2 million requests. The David Beckham documentary Into The Unknown had 1.2 million requests. Live viewing increased across TV and radio last month as audiences turned to BBC iPlayer to keep up to date with the World Cup, Test Cricket and Wimbledon. On TV, the Brazil v Chile game generated over 1 million requests, 600,000 of which were live. On radio there were over 1.5 million requests for the England v

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