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11.9 million tune in to ITV's BGT

Britain's Got Talent (BGT) has hit a high of 11.9 million viewers, making it the highest-rated entertainment show of the year and ITV's best-rated show, according to new figures.

Saturday's 11.9 million peak equals the EastEnders Live shows, where the killer of Lucy Beale was unmasked, as the most-watched show of 2015 so far.

Saturday's edition was also the third week in a row that BGT had broken through the 10 million barrier, according to the viewing figures.