It was a real showstopper for fans of The Great British Bake Off as they logged onto Twitter on the day of last month’s final to see Prue Leith had accidentally tweeted the winner’s name – nearly 12 hours before the episode aired. When asked how she felt upon realising her error, she told This Morning co-hosts Phillip Schofield and Holly Willoughby: “Suicidal. Prue admitted the most disappointing part of the whole incident was that she was concerned her mistake would be talked about more than Sophie’s fine achievement.
Britney Spears has admitted that she would be interested in a role on the Great British Bake Off when it moves over to Channel 4 next year because she loves cooking calorific treats. The Toxic hitmaker stopped by BBC Radio 1 on Wednesday to have a natter with Scott Mills and Chris Stark, but the conversation soon turned to the hot topic of the moment: Bake Off’s channel/presenter drama.
A look at the life Mary Berry, who has just announced she has quit Britain’s most popular TV show, ‘The Great British Bake Off’. Image credits: SWNS/Getty/Rex/ABC/PA
Paul Hollywood has spoken out just hours after it was announced Mary Berry is quitting The Great British Bake Off due to her ‘loyalty’ to the BBC. ‘Let there be no doubt: I have loved every minute of my time working with Mary.