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Sales of home baking products up 9% at Waitrose

Total sales at Waitrose & Partners excluding fuel were down 2.1% last week (to Saturday August 17) compared with the same week last year, as the country continued to experience mixed weather. The supermarket chain’s customer director Martin George said: “Ahead of the first episode of ‘The Great British Bake …

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C4 reveals trailer for new series of The Great British Bake Off

A trailer for the new series of ‘The Great British Bake Off’ made its debut yesterday (Tuesday July 30) at approximately 8pm on Channel 4. The campaign will be accompanied by press cover wraps, posters, radio spot ads and social media activity that will go live nearer to the show’s …

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Christmas highlights from Channel 4

Jamie Oliver, Mary Portas and ‘The Great British Bake Off’ team are some of the stars of Channel 4’s Christmas programming schedule. In an hour-long special entitled ‘Jamie’s Quick & Easy Christmas’, the celebrity chef will apply his ‘quick and easy’ cooking principles to the festive season. The broadcaster said: …

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Bake Off favourite Liam Charles stars in own show

A new TV series presented by former Bake Off contestant Liam Charles kicks off tonight (Monday November 12) at 8pm on Channel 4. ‘Liam Bakes’ follows Liam, who shot to fame when he reached the quarter-finals of last year’s ‘The Great British Bake Off’. In the six-part series from Love Productions, …

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The Great Vegan Bake Off effect hits Waitrose

Channel 4 series ‘The Great British Bake Off’ tackled Vegan Week for the first time ever on Tuesday (October 9), with contestants throwing out eggs and butter to create a ‘savoury pastry Signature without butter, a cracking Technical and a risky but spectacular Showstopper’. In light of Vegan Week, Waitrose & Partners …

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Bake Off returns with audience of 6.1 million viewers

‘The Great British Bake Off’ returned to Channel 4 last night (Tuesday August 28) with an average audience of 6.1 million viewers (29% share), peaking at 7 million (33% share). The broadcaster said: ‘The show significantly grew its share of the young 16-34 audience, which increased from 53% for last …

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Channel 4 debuts 2018 Bake Off marketing campaign

Channel 4 launched a new TV marketing campaign for ‘The Great British Bake Off’ across its network at 9pm last night (Thursday August 2), promoting the show’s much anticipated ninth series. The broadcaster said: ‘The film celebrates the inspirational effect that the biggest baking show on TV has on amateur …

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Amazon to sponsor The Great British Bake Off 2018

Channel 4 has announced that Amazon will be the new broadcast sponsor of ‘The Great British Bake Off’ for 2018. The sponsorship package includes the ninth series of the baking competition, which returns to TV screens later this year; spin-off series ‘Bake Off: An Extra Slice’; the festive episodes; and …

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Start date for ‘The Great Celebrity Bake Off for Stand Up To Cancer’

‘The Great British Bake Off’ returns to Channel 4 on Tuesday March 6 at 8pm, with the first of five special episodes for Stand Up To Cancer. In each episode of ‘The Great Celebrity Bake Off for Stand Up To Cancer’, the show’s presenters Sandi Toksvig and Noel Fielding will …

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GBBO star Liam Charles to co-host Bake Off: The Professionals

Channel 4 has announced the names of the hosts of its forthcoming series ‘Bake Off: The Professionals’. The spin-off show from ‘The Great British Bake Off’ will be presented by Liam Charles, alongside Tom Allen. Liam was a contestant in series 8 of ‘The Great British Bake Off’, which aired …

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