THE GREAT BRITISH BAKE OFF IS BACK!
The greatest cake-themed show on earth returns to Channel 4 on 28 August at 8pm! Hosted by Sandi Toksvig and Noel Fielding, the 11 wannabes will put their baking skills to the test, under the watchful eye of strict judges Paul Hollywood and Prue Leith.Who’ll follow in the footsteps of Sophie Faldo and win this year’s competition? Find out about who’s taking part this year!
Rahul works as a research scientist. We guarantee he’ll measure out his ingredients with precision!
Karen is a fan of French pastries and can make profiteroles and massive eclairs!
Imelda works as a Countryside Recreation officer in Northern Ireland and loves making soda bread and biscuits!
Jon delivers blood to hospitals. Don’t worry, he’ll stick to the ingredients provided by the show!
Terry used to be an air steward and has loved baking since he was a child!
Kim Joy was born in Belgium and loves to bake bread!
Ruby would love to make an illusion cake which looks like a burger with a side of chocolate fries!
The self-styled ‘Bollywood baker’ was taught to bake by his dad and hopes to make a Himalayan Mountain cake, but not to scale!
Manon was born in France and was taught how to bake by her mum and gran!
Dan cooks and bakes every day for his two children. He aims to make an illusion cake which looks like a basket of flowers!
Briony taught herself how to bake by watching YouTube videos – her speciality is puff pastry!