Home bakers swept up in GBBO
fever can give some of their own recipes a spin and kit up with some handy tools fromWilko's extensive new range of kitchen baking supplies- and wangle [pounds sterling]15 off.
Crystal says the shop has also benefited from GBBO
's popularity due to customers calling in to pick up sweet treats to enjoy while watching the latest episode.
Her earnings in the last two years have topped PS1million, according to corporation tax figures - making her likely to be the most successful GBBO
star to date.
The bakers will be judged by Cherish Finden and Benoit Blin, while the show will be presented by former GBBO
contestant Liam Charles and comedian Tom Allen.
Or Prue Leith as she's called here, the South African-born restaurateur having slipped into Mary Berry's comfy Dr Scholl's as GBBO
's matriarch when the show jumped ship late last year.
She announced last September she would not be moving with the show to Channel 4 saying: "What a privilege and honour it has been to be part of seven years of magic in a tent." She also won the TV judge prize for GBBO
at the National TV Awards in January.
But there's absolutely nothing we can do to stop the GBBO
leaving the BBC.
Quite the understatement, and I'm sure millions of fans of the Great British Bake Off ( GBBO
) have their own ways of describing Paul Hollywood, the judge of the hit cooking contest, Aston Martin enthusiast and lifelong baker.
's Paul Hollywood boasts about being cruel after divorce and Summer split
The 30-year-old, from Wigan, claimed the GBBO
crown in 2012 while he was studying for his final law exams and when the show eventually aired, he had accepted a graduate scheme at the Royal Bank of Scotland.
is one of my favourite shows," adds Fielding.
The big difference between the GBBO
and Brexit, though, is that, so far, nobody is leaving.