Welcome to BBC Take Part

Ever wanted to appear on your favourite BBC show? Could you handle the pressure of a prime-time quiz, or maybe make a mint from all that clutter in your loft? This page shows which BBC programmes are looking for contestants or contributors and all the information you need about taking part.

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Britain's Best Home Cook
applications open
Britain's Best Home Cook
Britain's Best Home Cook, the cookery competition that celebrates truly exceptional home cooks is back and looking for keen home cooks to take part.
BBC One

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Brand New Antiques Game Show
amateur collectors wanted
Brand New Antiques Game Show
Are you a keen amateur collector? Do you know the difference between Deco and Nouveau? Then we want to hear from you.
BBC One

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BBC Radio London
Are you from the Windrush generation?
BBC Radio London
Do you belong to the ‘Windrush generation’? If so, BBC Radio London would like to invite you to share your stories and mementos connected to Windrush.
BBC Local Radio

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The Great NHS Experiment (working title)
18-24 YEAR OLDS WANTED!
The Great NHS Experiment (working title)
Are you tough enough to survive six weeks on the NHS frontline? We're looking for 18-24 year olds to take part in a revolutionary TV show exploring the NHS.
BBC Two

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The Best House in Town
Houses wanted
The Best House in Town
The BBC wants to know if you think you have the best house in your town!
BBC One

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The Repair Shop
new series
The Repair Shop
Britain's most passionate and skilled crafts people rescue broken objects and restore them to their former glory.
BBC Two

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Front Row Late
join our audience
Front Row Late
Mary Beard returns for the weekly studio arts and cultural debate programme.
BBC Two

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Celebration
amateur cooks wanted
Celebration
We’re on the hunt for amateur cooks who make the UK’s best celebration food.
BBC Two

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Shop Well for Less
families wanted
Shop Well for Less
Shop Well for Less is back and we’re looking for exciting new families to take part. Could your family do with some tips and tricks on how to shop savvy and save a packet?
BBC One

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Eating With My Ex
want to meet up with your ex?
Eating With My Ex
Eating With My Ex is back and looking for people who want to meet up with their exes to find closure, reminisce or even get back together.
BBC Three

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Escape to the Country
Escape to the Country
Fed up with living in a busy city or town? We're looking for contributors who want to escape to the country.
BBC One and Two

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Bargain Hunt
contestants needed now
Bargain Hunt
Are you good at spotting the bargains at antique fairs?
BBC One

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Mastermind
Mastermind
Could you take on the nation's toughest quiz?
BBC Two

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Michael McIntyre's Big Show (audience surprise)
NOMINATE SOMEONE FOR A BIG SURPRISE!
Michael McIntyre's Big Show (audience surprise)
Michael McIntyre's Big Show needs you! We're looking for people to nominate friends, family and workmates.
BBC One

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Michael McIntyre's Big Show (unexpected star)
nominate an unexpected star
Michael McIntyre's Big Show (unexpected star)
Michael McIntyre's Big Show needs you! We're looking for the next unexpected stars of the show.
BBC One

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The Big Family Cooking Showdown
families wanted
The Big Family Cooking Showdown
The Big Family Cooking Showdown is back and looking for new families to take part.
BBC Two

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Antiques Roadshow
Antiques Roadshow
Bring along your family heirlooms and car boot bargains to the Antiques Roadshow experts for a free valuation.
BBC One

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DIY SOS: The Big Build
DIY SOS: The Big Build
DIY SOS: The Big Build is looking for major domestic renovation and construction projects.
BBC One

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Catchpoint
applications closed
Catchpoint
Applications have closed for Catchpoint hosted by Paddy McGuinness,
BBC One

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Teen Taxi (working title)
applications closed
Teen Taxi (working title)
Applications have now closed for this new BBC series.

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Rip Off Britain
Rip Off Britain
Been ripped off or feel that you've been a victim of unfair or sharp practice? Or simply been caught out by something in the small print?
BBC One

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Flog It!
Flog It!
Have you got an antique you'd like to get valued and sold? Come along to one of our valuation days.
BBC One

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CBBC Be on a Show
CBBC Be on a Show
Want to be on a CBBC show? For more info visit CBBC Be On A Show to check out which shows are currently looking for participants.
CBBC

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Wanted Down Under
Wanted Down Under
Considering a permanent move to Australia or New Zealand? Visit the Wanted Down Under website and find out more about applying to appear on the show.
BBC One

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The One Show
The One Show
The One Show wouldn't be the show it is without you. Find out how you can get involved and make a difference.
BBC One

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Garden Rescue
applications closed
Garden Rescue
Sorry, applications for Garden Rescue have now closed.
BBC One

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Pointless
Applications closed
Pointless
Applications for the current series have now closed.
BBC One

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