Mary Berry

Now Diana QUITS 'Great British Bake Off'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.08.2014 | UK Entertainment

'The Great British Bake Off' will be missing TWO contestants in next week's programme, after the shock decision of Diana Beard to quit the show. T...

Great British Bake Off 2014 Episode Blog - Week 4

Joe Rivers | Posted 28.08.2014 | UK Entertainment
Joe Rivers

Now, a man throwing a cake in the bin and walking out of a tent may not seem particularly momentous, but in the bunting-clad, cosy world of Great British Bake Off, this is big news. To us, this is our equivalent of Eric Cantona karate kicking a racist supporter at Selhurst Park in the mid-90s.

GBBO 'Cakegate': Sue Perkins, Paul Hollywood Defend Decision To Send Iain Home

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 28.08.2014 | UK Entertainment

Who'd have thought something as innocent as a Baked Alaska could divide the nation? But that's what's happened with the legions of 'Great British ...

Caroline Frost

TV REVIEW: Great British Baker Storms Off After Unjust Desserts!

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 29.08.2014 | UK Entertainment

Week 4 brought a surprise in the bakers' tent, with one of the contestants having a right royal flounce when his ice-cream was perfectly whipped… ou...

'GBBO' Continues To Bring Home The.. Erm... Buns?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.08.2014 | UK Entertainment

The decision to move ‘Great British Bake Off’ to BBC One for this year’s series is clearly paying off, as the show brought in a record number of...

Great British Bake Off 2014 Episode Blog - Week 3

Joe Rivers | Posted 21.08.2014 | UK Entertainment
Joe Rivers

Bread week in the Bake Off tent means an array of yawnsome "rise to the challenge" puns and half the episode spent fretting over proving draws. The third episode of season five begins with the signature challenge of a dozen identical rye rolls (not "wry rolls", as I originally thought).

Mary Shares Her Thoughts On Paul's Marriage Issues

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.08.2014 | UK Entertainment

Mary Berry has shared her thoughts on her fellow ‘Great British Bake Off’ judge’s marriage, revealing that she’s glad Paul Hollywood is back t...

Great British Bake Off 2014 Week 2

Joe Rivers | Posted 15.08.2014 | UK Entertainment
Joe Rivers

Manly Richard (he's a BUILDER!) wins the technical thanks to Mary telling him his biscuits "have got a nice forking". Inexplicably, no-one collapses into giggles at this comment.

TV REVIEW: Great British Bake Off - Taking The Biscuit

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 13.08.2014 | UK Entertainment

This week, biscuits. 36 to be exact, followed by 18 florentines, and big old biscuit-scape to finish. Not just any old digestives, mind you, but on...

Great British Bake Off 2014 Episode Blog - Week 1

Joe Rivers | Posted 08.08.2014 | UK Entertainment
Joe Rivers

It's back! People kneeling next to ovens! Thinly veiled baking innuendo! Mary Berry going mad for any cake with a hint of alcohol in! Paul Hollywood's eyes staring through you into the depths of your very soul!

TV REVIEW: Back In The Bake Off Tent - Phew!

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 07.08.2014 | UK Entertainment

Phew, it's time to relax. The tent is billowing, the lambs are mewing, and the bakers are lining up to try their luck under the beady eye of Mary Berr...

First Look! Meet This Year's 'Bake Off' Contestants

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 29.07.2014 | UK Entertainment

The BBC have introduced the 2014 ‘Great British Bake Off’ contestants, who will be hoping to follow in the footsteps of last year’s winner Franc...

'Strictly Come Dancing' 2014: Who's Getting Their Dancing Shoes On?

Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 20.08.2014 | UK Entertainment

‘Strictly Come Dancing’ bosses have started confirming the 2014 contestants - but who could be joining the foursome who've already signed up? ...

'Strictly' 2014: Mary Won't Be Getting Her Dancing Shoes On

Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Mary Berry has declared that she definitely won’t be getting her dancing shoes on for the upcoming series of ‘Strictly Come Dancing’. The ...

TV Tonight: Bake Off Gets Festive, Lockerbie Remembers

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.12.2013 | UK Entertainment

I always enjoy the way that every Christmas, year in, year out, TV chefs assume that no one in the land has access to a) recipes that have been handed...

'Bake-Off' Star Admits To Smacking Children

Posted 10.12.2013 | UK Entertainment

'The Great British Bake-Off' judge Mary Berry has spoken of her belief in smacking children. The baking star revealed that she regularly dicipline...

TV TONIGHT: Friday 6 December

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

By far, the best thing on tonight's TV is a repeat - which, contrary to doom and gloom in some areas about this year's Christmas schedules, need not n...

How the Great British Bake Off Called Time on Reality TV Rudeness

Matt Clough | Posted 29.12.2013 | UK Entertainment
Matt Clough

There is absolutely nothing malicious in any facet of Bake Off. The contestants all seem to get along swimmingly, warmly congratulating each other on successes and commiserating with evictees rather than bounding off stage toward the next round, fists pumping.

WATCH: The Great British Bake Off - An Alternate Ending

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.10.2013 | UK Comedy

In which the folks at Turtle Canyon Comedy imagine how things might have turned out for this year's contestants... ...

'Bake Off' Winner Admits 'There Was Some Flirting,' But Not You Know Who...

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.12.2013 | UK Entertainment

'The Great British Bake Off' winner Frances Quinn has dismissed talk of any flirtation between judge Paul Hollywood and contestant Ruby Tandoh. Fr...

Caroline Frost

REVIEW: 'Great British Bake Off' Final - Did The Right Baker Win?

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

It's been a long ten weeks before this grand 'Great British Bake Off' final and, while some things were different, other things were satisfyingly the ...

BAKE OFF: Oven Gloves Are Off For All-Women Final - Who's Your Baker?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.12.2013 | UK Entertainment

And then there were three. After nine long weeks inside the tent, there can be only one Great British Baker, and that person will be crowned on Tu...

REVIEW: Bake Off - And All Eyes On Any Buttering Up!

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 15.12.2013 | UK Entertainment

It's as those 'British Bake Off' types hear us talking. The week after they got told off for blubbing, there was barely a sniff, and this week, after ...

Pupils Should Be Taught To Cook 10 Meals At School

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 14.10.2013 | UK Universities & Education

Pupils should be taught to cook 10 full meals at school, according to celebrity chef Mary Berry. Teachers should "blow the science of it" and go ba...

Mr Blobby's Great British Bake Off

Colin McQuistan | Posted 13.12.2013 | UK Comedy
Colin McQuistan

I was watching The Great British Bake Off on BBC2 the other night and really liked its cheery tone. And this got me thinking "I bet Mr Blobby would LOVE cooking on The Great British Bake Off!"