Tag Archives: Channel 4

‘Grand Designs: House of the Year’ returns for a third series

‘Grand Designs: House of the Year’ is back on Channel 4 this autumn for a third series. Presented by Kevin McCloud, the show will unveil a selection of homes in the running for the prestigious RIBA (Royal Institute of British Architects) House of the Year 2017 Award. Kevin and his …

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‘Tricks of the Restaurant Trade’ returns with new 12-part run

Channel 4 has commissioned a third series of ‘Tricks of the Restaurant Trade’. The show, which lifts the lid on what consumers should be aware of when they eat out, will return for a 12-part run of 30-minute episodes. Presenter chef Simon Rimmer will be joined by Sophie Morgan, a …

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Michel Roux Jr hosts new foodie show

A team of celebrity food experts are starring in a new TV series called ‘Tried And Tasted: The Ultimate Shopping List’. In the show, which made its debut on Channel 4 on Tuesday (June 6), the panel blind tests items from a typical shopping list and pits brands against each …

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Turning cakes into works of art on TV

‘Extreme Cake Makers’ is a new TV series in which bakers produce extraordinary cake creations. The programme started on Monday (May 1) and comprises 15 30-minute episodes airing each week day at 5.30pm on Channel 4. The broadcaster said: ‘Welcome to the world of extreme cake making, where sugar craft …

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Jo Brand to return to host ‘The Great British Bake Off: An Extra Slice’

Channel 4 has confirmed that comedian Jo Brand will return to host ‘The Great British Bake Off: An Extra Slice’ – the spin-off programme to ‘The Great British Bake Off’ – when the eighth series of the competitive baking show debuts on Channel 4 this Autumn. ‘The Great British Bake …

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Paul Hollywood to star in his own baking TV show

Paul Hollywood has agreed to host a new TV series for Channel 4 with the working title of ‘A Baker’s Life’. The highly acclaimed baker and media personality rose to fame as a judge on multi-award- winning TV series ‘The Great British Bake Off’, which has moved from the BBC …

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Bake Off: first image and recipes

Channel 4 has released the first image of the new line-up of presenters and judges for ‘The Great British Bake Off’. The broadcaster revealed last month that Paul Hollywood will be joined by Sandi Toksvig OBE, Noel Fielding and Prue Leith (pictured left-right)) in the Bake Off tent when the …

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Simon Rimmer to present new cookery TV show

In partnership with frozen food retailer Iceland, Channel 4 has commissioned a new cookery show which will be presented by TV chef Simon Rimmer. ‘Eat the Week with Iceland’ is a 10-part series produced by Hungry Gap Productions and part-funded by the supermarket chain. In each 60-minute episode, Simon will …

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Rachel Allen and Glynn Purnell to judge ‘My Kitchen Rules UK’

Chef and food writer Rachel Allen and Michelin star restaurateur Glynn Purnell will join forces as the new hosts and judging duo on Channel 4’s ‘My Kitchen Rules UK’. The competitive cooking series will return for a second series later this year on Channel 4, after a successful launch last …

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Jamie Oliver cooks up new series for Channel 4

Jamie Oliver has signed a new three year deal to exclusively make programmes for Channel 4. The celebrity cook will star in a new eight-part series for the channel, entitled ‘Jamie’s Quick & Easy Food’, which will air later this year. The dishes made in each 30-minute episode will incorporate …

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