Video: ATV’s final moments attracted 430,000 viewers as channel closed with ‘surprise’

Around 430,000 viewers tuned in to watch the final moments of Asia Television (ATV) last Friday – much higher than its regular viewing figures, according to ratings. The 59-year-old channel ended with a “surprise” which was out-of-step with some viewers’ expectations. The data was received by ATV’s rival TVB. The channel recorded 6.6 rating points at its peak between 11:45pm and midnight. […]