Love Sews Up Ratings

Sewing JudgesCongratulations to Accorder client Love Productions who’s The Great British Sewing Bee debuted on BBC2 with a very strong 2.6 million viewers. The sewing contest, with judges Patrick Grant and May Martin ( above ), had an 11.1% share of the audience between 8pm and 9pm on Tuesday, up on the channel’s slot average over the last three months. The show actually had a better debut that Love’s other great hit, The Great British Bake Off which kicked off in August 2010 with 2 million viewers on BBC2 as well. The music for the show is composed by Ian Livingstone.