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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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Sainsbury’s predicts Bake Off trends

With the return of ‘The Great British Bake Off’ round the corner, Sainsbury’s has forecast five food trends that it expects to hit our screens from episode one. The supermarket chain’s predictions are: 1.Alternative sugars: ‘Those in the know are opting for alternative sugars such as coconut and date syrup, …

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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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Bake Off champ Nadiya Hussain is back on the box

Celebrity baker Nadiya Hussain embarks on a culinary road trip around Britain next week. She is the star of BBC2’s ‘Nadiya’s British Food Adventure’, which makes its debut at 8.30pm on Monday (July 17). In the eight-part series, Nadiya travels across the country to meet the growers, producers and pioneers …

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New Judge Twin Blade Mixer with Stand

The new Judge Mixer lets you get on with the weighing and bakeware preparation, while it takes care of the hard work. With a 300-watt motor offering five speeds, plus a turbo, the new Twin Blade Stand Mixer from Judge aims to makes light work of baking preparation. An unpretentious mixer, …

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Nadiya Hussain to present new BBC1 series

The 2015 ‘Great British Bake Off’ winner Nadiya Hussain is set to present a two-part series about one of the world’s biggest pilgrimages, the Hajj. Every year, millions of pilgrims converge on Mecca for one of the world’s largest single gatherings of people. Any Muslim, who is fit and healthy …

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Brits embrace home cooking, as seen on tv

Britain is experiencing a home cooking boom, after being inspired by cooking programmes on TV, according to new research.  E-tailer AppliancesDirect.co.uk has reported a 117% increase in sales of kitchen gadgets following the launch of series 13 BBC TV series ‘MasterChef’ at the end of March.  A survey by the …

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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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