CONTESTANTS from the 2014 series of Great British Bake Off reunited over the weekend to celebrate Martha Collison's wedding day. The 22-year-old married her long-term boyfriend Michael Haywood after four years together. Taking to social media to confirm her happy news, the young baker- who was 17 when she competed on the BBC One show- shared a picture of herself and her new husband as they walked through a shower of confetti on their big day. She wrote: "The most joyful day. Reader - meet my husband, @mbhaywood27. • 'What God has joined together, let no man separate' Mark 10 v 9 🌿 📸: @wearethechamberlins" Following the ceremony, Martha's Bake Off pals also began sharing photos of her wedding day - posing alongside the bride. Series five winner, Nancy Birthwhistle, 65, was the first of the bakers to share a snap of Martha's big day, as she smiled for the camera alongside former co-stars Enwezor Nzegwu, 44, Richard Burr, 43, Iain Watters, 35, Chetna Makan, … [Read more...] about Great British Bake Off 2014 contestants reunite for Martha’s wedding – and EVERYONE baked her a wedding cake
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SANDI Toksvig is a familiar face to Great British Bake Off and QI fans alike. But what do we know about the host? We take a look at Sandi's life and career. Who is Sandi Toksvig and how tall is she? Sandra Birgitte Toksvig was born in Denmark on May 3, 1958, and is 4ft 11" tall. Her dad, Claus Toksvig, was a Danish journalist and foreign correspondent - so Sandi spent much of her youth in New York. Her mum, Julie Anne Toksvig, previously Brett, is British - and Sandi was educated at Tormead, a private girls' school near Guildford, while her dad was working in London. Sandi studied law, archaeology and anthropology at Cambridge University - where she began her comedy career. Her time at Cambridge overlapped with Stephen Fry, Hugh Laurie, Tony Slattery and Emma Thompson. Sandi started her TV career in 1982, presenting kids' TV programme No. 73, followed by the Sandwich Quiz, The Saturday Starship, Motormouth, Gilbert's Fridge and Island Race Society. In October 2012, in the wake of … [Read more...] about Who is Sandi Toksvig, how tall is QI host and who is The Great British Bake Off presenter’s wife?
The Great British Bake Off to stay at Channel 4 after delivering ratings gold BelfastTelegraph.co.uk The Great British Bake Off will stay at its Channel 4 home until at least 2021, the broadcaster has announced, after its new look won over viewers. https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/entertainment/film-tv/news/the-great-british-bake-off-to-stay-at-channel-4-after-delivering-ratings-gold-37917062.html https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/entertainment/film-tv/news/article37917058.ece/617eb/AUTOCROP/h342/bpanews_020de378-2548-400a-86af-ee1961b6432f_1 Email The Great British Bake Off will stay at its Channel 4 home until at least 2021, the broadcaster has announced, after its new look won over viewers. Fans voiced concern about the future of the much-loved TV show after it left the BBC. But the new line-up – presenters Noel Fielding and Sandi Toksvig and judges Prue Leith with Paul Hollywood – have notched up ratings gold for the channel. As well as the new contract, … [Read more...] about The Great British Bake Off to stay at Channel 4 after delivering ratings gold
THE Great British Bake Off remains, for many, the highlight of their summer but in recent years the show's Christmas special has been a treat for baking fans. The judges and hosts are set to return for another festive treat but when will it air and who will be appearing? Here's the lowdown... When is the Great British Bake Off Christmas special on C4? The iconic baking show's Christmas special will air on Christmas Day (Tuesday, December 25). It will kick off on Channel 4 at 8 pm, but that's not all. Come New Year's Day, there will be another special at 7:40 pm. Prue Leith will be alongside Paul Hollywood once again and presenters Sandi Toksvig and Noel Fielding will also be back to preside over the festive fun. Who will be appearing? Last year a number of series seven bakers - the last batch to appear on BBC One before the move to Channel 4 - made a welcome return to the show, with baker Selasi Gbormittah leading the fore. This … [Read more...] about When is the Great British Bake Off Christmas special on C4 and who will be appearing?
The Great British Bake Off is back and the ovens will be turned on for the new BBC 1 series at 8pm on Wednesday August 5, and cake-loving funny woman Jo Brand will also be back on BBC 2 next Friday with spin-off show An Extra Slice. And with the new contestants revealed and Series 6 fast approaching, we're looking back at the most memorable moments from the previous five seasons as a reminder of the drama we can expect from the cooking show. 1. Bingate Belfast contestant Iain Watters went into meltdown last year when his Baked Alaska was taken briefly out of the fridge by fellow contestant Diana Beard. The “bingate” incident saw Iain pour his melted mess away and storm off, which was witnessed by a whopping 10.25 million viewers. Paul Hollywood later tweeted: “At the end of the day Mary and I need something to judge, it’s not about melted ice cream but about what’s presented to us.” 2. Custard stealing Contestant Howard Middleton lovingly made his … [Read more...] about The Great British Bake Off: Top 8 most memorable moments including the famous bingate