BGT final watched by peak audience of 13.1 million

More than 13 million people watched the Britain's Got Talent live final last night, which saw Simon Cowell get pelted with eggs by a suspected former reject, ITV said today.

The show, won by Hungarian shadow dance troupe Attraction, was watched by a peak audience of 13.1 million, with an average of 11.1 million viewers across the two-and-a-half show, the broadcaster said.

The viewers saw Natalie Holt, 30, a member of Welsh singing brothers Richard and Adam Johnson backing group, rush to the front of the stage during their performance throw eggs at the judges.

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Eggs thrown in final of BGT

There was an unexpected twist for one of the acts in the final of Britain's Got Talent tonight. Richard and Adam Johnson from Holywell, Wales were suddenly joined on stage by a woman who started throwing eggs at the judges.