BBC Scarborough: first episode 'watched by four million viewers'

Picture: BBC/Kieron McCarron.
Picture: BBC/Kieron McCarron.

The first episode of BBC One comedy 'Scarborough' has been watched by four million viewers.

The figure has been revealed by the team on Twitter.

Episode one aired on national TV on Friday September 6 but some residents had the chance to watch it one day earlier at the sitcom's premiere at the Stephen Joseph Theatre.

Read more: Residents' reaction to first episode of 'Scarborough'
Episode three will air at 9.30pm tonight. You can read a short summary released by the BBC HERE.