Series 1

Ten homebakers take part in a 'bake off', which will test every aspect of their baking skills as they battle it out to be crowned the Great British Bake Off's Best Amateur Baker.

  • Tea Party

    6/6 The three grand final hopefuls must use their baking skills for an afternoon tea party.

    First broadcast: 21 Sep 2010

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  • Pastry

    5/6 The bakers get to grips with the most difficult of all baking skills, pastry.

    First broadcast: 14 Sep 2010

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  • Puddings

    4/6 The remaining five bakers must reinvent an often-neglected British classic, the pudding.

    First broadcast: 07 Sep 2010

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  • Bread

    3/6 The six remaining bakers are making bread in the shadow of Sarre Windmill in Kent.

    First broadcast: 31 Aug 2010

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  • Biscuits

    2/6 The bakers who made it through the first round must make biscuits and teatime treats.

    First broadcast: 24 Aug 2010

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Tea Party

6/6 The three grand final hopefuls must use their baking skills for an afternoon tea party.

Wed 3 Apr 2013 15:15 BBC Two

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    BBC TV Blog

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Meet the bakers

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