Tag Archives: Channel 4

6.5 million tune in to The Great British Bake Off launch

‘The Great British Bake Off’ attracted a peak audience of 7.7 million viewers last night (Tuesday August 29) when series eight launched in its new home of Channel 4. The one-hour show made its debut at 8pm and drew an average audience of 6.5 million viewers and a 30.4% share …

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Fresh batch of contestants for Bake Off

‘The Great British Bake Off’ returns to our screens on Tuesday (August 29) at 8pm on Channel 4. Over the next 10 weeks, 12 of the best amateur bakers (pictured) will compete to win the title of Bake Off 2017 champion. Channel 4 has revealed that during this eighth series, …

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Brand new Jamie Oliver cookery TV series airs on Monday

Celebrity cook Jamie Oliver is returning to the small screen with a new eight-part series. ‘Jamie’s Quick & Easy Food’ starts on Monday (August 21) at 8pm on Channel 4. The broadcaster said that in each 30-minute episode, Jamie will present ‘the ultimate set of go-to recipes, using just five …

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Bake Off is back very soon

Channel 4 has confirmed that ‘The Great British Bake Off’ starts on Tuesday August 29 at 8pm. The BBC announced last Autumn that the show was moving to Channel 4 after Love Productions, the maker of the hit show, signed a three-year agreement with Channel 4. Judge Mary Berry and …

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Lyle’s Golden Syrup & Dr. Oetker to sponsor The Great British Bake Off

Channel 4 today (Monday July 24) announced that Lyle’s Golden Syrup and Dr. Oetker’s range of home baking products will be the sponsors of ‘The Great British Bake Off. The popular TV show is set to return to the small screen this autumn for its eighth series, moving from BBC …

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Waitrose set to sponsor TV shows

Waitrose is to sponsor food programmes on Channel 4 and UKTV’s Good Food and W channels. According to the supermarket chain’s weekly customer newspaper ‘Waitrose Weekend’ of July 13, the agreement includes C4 shows such as ‘Jamie and Jimmy’s Friday Night Feast’, ‘Fearless Chefs’ and ‘My Kitchen Rules’.  

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Channel 4 gets crafty in prime time

A new series on crafting kicks off next Tuesday (July 25) at 8pm on Channel 4. ‘Craft It Yourself’ is a series of six 60-minute episodes, described by Channel 4 as ‘an interior design craft series that taps into the very latest trends and techniques from the craft worlds of …

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New TV series this summer for Jamie, Joe and Dee

Channel 4 has revealed details of three new shows airing this month and next, starring nutrition and fitness expert Joe Wicks, cook Jamie Oliver and amateur gardener Dee Hart Dyke (mother of actress and comedian Amanda).   ‘Joe Wicks: The Body Coach 2017’ Following the success of his first TV …

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‘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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