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Great British Bake-Off

Category: BBC Two
It’s the moment every cake, bread and pie lover has been waiting for. The tent is up, the ovens pre-heated and some of the country’s best amateur bakers are ready to do baking battle.

Things are about to get mouth-watering with the new series of The Great British Bake Off.

Twelve of the country’s best amateur bakers take part in the third series of The Great British Bake Off hosted by Mel Giedroyc and Sue Perkins.  Over 10 weeks their cake-baking, pastry, bread-making and patisserie skills are tested to the limit.  All the challenges are devised by legendary cookery writer Mary Berry and acclaimed Master Baker Paul Hollywood who are also on hand to judge and taste their efforts.

The series (10x60) was commissioned by Janice Hadlow, Controller, BBC Two and Charlotte Moore, Commissioning Editor, Documentaries and Knowledge BBC Three. The Commissioning Executive at the BBC is Emma Willis and Kieran Smith is executive producing for Love Productions.