Celebrity Big Brother 2012 final watched by 3 million viewers

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A whopping 3 million viewers tuned into Celebrity Big Brother last night, an improvement of 100,000 viewers on last year's series.

An average audience of 3.1 million viewers watched the 90 minute final yesterday, as Denise Welch was crowned winner ahead of Frankie Cocozza.

It was up on the previous series finale figure of 3 million, when Paddy Doherty beat Kerry Katona.

The show peaked with just under 4 million viewers as the winner as announced, while 1.6 million stayed with Channel 5 for Bit On The Side.

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