• 'Great British Bake Off' helping show star Terry Hartill cope with grief over wife's death
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    Ben Arnold

    'Great British Bake Off' helping show star Terry Hartill cope with grief over wife's death

    The family of Terry Hartill, artist and Great British Bake Off contestant, say that appearing on the show is helping him deal with the grief of losing his wife.

  • 'The Great British Bake Off's 'Penis biscuit' raises eyebrows
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    Ben Arnold

    'The Great British Bake Off's 'Penis biscuit' raises eyebrows

    It wasn't the quality of the bake or the audibility of the snap that stole the show in last night's biscuit task on The Great British Bake Off.

  • 'Great British Bake Off' producers deny fix claims
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    Ben Arnold

    'Great British Bake Off' producers deny fix claims

    Makers of 'The Great British Bake Off' have denied claims that the show is 'fixed', after it emerged that one of its contestants has already appeared on another cooking show.

  • 'Great British Bake Off' Winners: Where are they now?
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    Laura Hannam

    'Great British Bake Off' Winners: Where are they now?

    Great British Bake Off series nine is just days away. But what happened to the previous winners? Find out what they've been up to here...

  • BBC axes Nadiya Hussain's Mecca pilgrimage series
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    Ben Arnold

    BBC axes Nadiya Hussain's Mecca pilgrimage series

    The BBC has reportedly axed a two-part series in which Great British Bake Off star Nadiya Hussain was to make a pilgrimage to Mecca. Called The Hajj, it was set to the TV presenter as she left her home in Buckinghamshire to join the millions of muslims who make the annual journey to the holy city in Saudi Arabia. The BBC announced she would be fronting the documentary show last May, adding that Hussain was ‘the perfect person to share with viewers her experience of one of the world’s truly great human spectacles’.

  • 10 shameless copycat TV shows
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    Ben Arnold

    10 shameless copycat TV shows

    Shameless examples of TV shows using the same ideas, formats, and in some cases, stars. Image credits: BBC/ITV/Food Network/USA/CBS/Fox/Channel 4

  • Britney Spears interested in Great British Bake Off role
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    Adele Ankers

    Britney Spears interested in Great British Bake Off role

    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.

  • Mary Berry: Her amazing life in pictures
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    Ben Arnold

    Mary Berry: Her amazing life in pictures

    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 admits he will ‘miss’ Mary Berry after failing to mention her in original statement
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    Paul Hollywood admits he will ‘miss’ Mary Berry after failing to mention her in original statement

    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.