Total viewing figures at the Beeb were 18.6m, up from 15.4m in 2010, with figures for individual stations also up across the board, for what was the Corporation's most comprehensive festival coverage to date.
Last year actually saw a drop in Glastonbury viewing figures, as a result of the hot weather and the World Cup. The 2010 figure of 15.4m was down about 1m on 2009.
However, without the distraction of the football - and some terrible weather - 2011's ...
Register for a Music Week trial to access this article.
Sign up for your free trial to Music Week, the no 1 weekly trade magazine for anyone who needs to understand the business of music. For four whole weeks we will provide you with great, in-depth journalism that gets right inside the business of music in print and 24/7 online. With both the print and digital edition you will be able to enjoy the whole Premium experience of a subscription to Music Week - absolutely free.Start your free trial