Channel Ten will likely be airing double episodes of The Bachelor tonight in an effort to hurry the failing program off the channel. The flailing actuality courting present has skilled its worst season but within the scores — with final evening’s episode being trumped by the extremely anticipated Farmer Desires A Spouse Reunion.This 12 months’s Bachelor Jimmy Nicholson drew in a measly 414,000 viewers nationally. In Perth, Wednesday evening’s episode of The Bachelor simply scraped into the highest 20 most watched exhibits, however was overwhelmed by Paramedics, The Challenge and Scorching Seat.Digital camera IconThe Bachelor scores have been tanking this season. Credit score: SuppliedMeanwhile, the Farmer Desires A Spouse one-off reunion episode was essentially the most watched leisure program in Perth final evening, with 105,000 viewers. Now the community seems to be attempting to wind down the sequence, screening a double episode tonight and one other double header subsequent Wednesday. It comes after the sequence skilled its worst premiere in historical past. Digital camera IconPilot Jimmy Nicholson has confirmed he has discovered love on The Bachelor. Credit score: SuppliedDespite greater than half of Australia being in lockdown and sofa sure, the fact present’s glitzy first episode in 2021 simply scraped into the highest 20 TV exhibits with a dismal 482,000 folks tuning in from metro cities throughout Australia.To place that into perspective, The Bachelor was overwhelmed by a repeat of ABC TV’s Exhausting Quiz Youngsters Particular (502,000).Right here in Perth it didn’t even crack the highest 20 most watched exhibits — with simply 38,000 folks throughout the town bothered to flick over to Ten, as a substitute opting to observe a four-year-old repeat episode of 9’s Journey Guides (44,000).A Channel 10 spokesperson stated in an announcement that each this week’s and subsequent week’s double episodes had “at all times been deliberate”.