The Great British Bake Off

Apple, Ginger and Maple Syrup Layer Cake Recipe

Holly Bell | Posted 14.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Holly Bell

I wish, wish, wish I'd appreciated my body between the years 1996 to 2013. It really wasn't that bad. Yes, I often sported a few extra pounds, and no, I wasn't a size 10. But really, compared to now, I was in great shape... Here's a cake that almost includes one of your five a day.

Mel And Sue To Get Chatty In New Talk Show

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.08.2014 | UK Entertainment

We’ve got some pretty exciting news for ‘Great British Bake Off’ fans - it’s been confirmed that Mel and Sue have landed their own ITV Daytime...

Salmon and Asparagus Quiche

Holly Bell | Posted 10.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Holly Bell

Here's a really lovely quiche recipe. It's not that hard, but if it's a bottle of wine day then maybe buy the pastry...

The Week In 50 Funny Tweets

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.08.2014 | UK Comedy

It was the week of the Scottish independence debate - viewed by 1.2m people in Scotland and nobody anywhere else because STV's online player crashed. ...

The Funniest 'Great British Bake Off' Tweets

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.08.2014 | UK Entertainment

'The Great British Bake Off' made a welcome return to our TV screens on Wednesday night and as the fifth series got underway in its new home of BBC On...

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...

'Bake Off' Contestants Warned About Online Trolls

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.08.2014 | UK Entertainment

Contestants on the new series of ‘Great British Bake Off’ have reportedly been warned by BBC bosses not to engage with online trolls, ahead of the...

Easy Cornish Ginger Fairings Recipe

Holly Bell | Posted 04.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Holly Bell

My grandmother loved food but hated cooking, and saw it as unnecessary drudgery. Imagine my surprise after she died to find a well-worn recipe book in her house with this handwritten into it. Not once did she make these for me and yet they are wonderful! Here's the recipe translated into metric.

Easy Cherry and Banana No Churn Ice-Cream Recipe

Holly Bell | Posted 09.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Holly Bell

I'm not a Mum who treats sugar as the devil. I have a very sensible (well I think so) theory that by saying something's off limits you create all kinds of both negative and exciting connotations. Dieting, giving up smoking, stopping dating unsuitable men... by saying it's off limits all of a sudden we all want it more. So this recipe is a welcome surprise.

Simply Vegetarian Florentine Quiche Recipe

Holly Bell | Posted 24.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Holly Bell

Is quiche not the perfect, universal crowd pleaser? It seems whenever I make it for a gathering it's Hoovered up way before everything else. I think it satisfies the angel and devil in all of us. Egg rich protein guaranteed to fill us up until the next available meal slot, combined with decadent cheese and cream.

Easy Gluten-Free Chocolate Cake Recipe

Holly Bell | Posted 18.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Holly Bell

I really do love this cake, it's almost damp, which isn't an adjective you'll find me use very often, but it is correct. It also has a crunchy meringue like crust that's addictive.

Sue Perkins: 'I Almost Turned Down The Great British Bake Off'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Sue Perkins has admitted that she almost turned down the job of presenting 'The Great British Bake Off'. The comedian - who is one half of duo Mel ...

'Having An Affair Was The Biggest Mistake Of My Life'

Posted 31.10.2013 | UK Entertainment

'Great British Bake Off' judge Paul Hollywood has finally admitted to having an affair with his US co-presenter and says it was the 'biggest mistake o...

Paul's 'Bake Off' Diet Secret

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.10.2013 | UK Entertainment

You'd think with all those cakes, pies and sweet treats that Paul Hollywood would pile on the pounds while he films 'The Great British Bake Off' but i...

Bookies Suspect 'Bake Off' Foul Play

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.10.2013 | UK Entertainment

A bookmaker has reportedly been left scratching its head over 'The Great British Bake Off' after a flurry of bets were placed on outsider Frances Quin...

'Kimberley Is Far Prettier Than Ruby'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 15.10.2013 | UK Entertainment

'Great British Bake Off' judge Paul Hollywood has dismissed claims he gives contestant Ruby Tandoh preferential treatment because some viewers believe...

'I Don't Fancy Paul Hollywood'

Posted 14.10.2013 | UK Entertainment

The sexual chemistry between 'The Great British Bake Off' contestant Ruby Tandoh and judge Paul Hollywood may be hotter than a batch of freshly baked ...

REVIEW: Great British Bake Off - Final Six Put Through Pastry Paces

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 01.12.2013 | UK Entertainment

Luckily, after last week's backlash against all the tears in the tent, the remaining six contestants of 'The Great British Bake Off' showed a more sto...

And The Next Baker To Leave 'GBBO' Is...

The Huffington Post UK | Ashley Percival | Posted 25.09.2013 | UK Entertainment

Howard Middleton became the latest baker to leave 'The Great British Bake Off' on Tuesday night, after he failed to impress judges Mary Berry and Paul...

'I Hate His TV Shows'

PA | Posted 13.08.2013 | UK Entertainment

'The Great British Bake Off' star Mary Berry has condemned much of TV for being "violent and cruel" and revealed that she "hates" Gordon Ramsay's show...

WATCH: Bake Off's Return Revealed

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.08.2013 | UK Entertainment

Ratings winner 'The Great British Bake Off' will return to BBC2 on Tuesday, 20 August it has been revealed. The bakery show, which has made unl...

'Bake Off' Star Paul In Love Split

Posted 17.05.2013 | UK Entertainment

'The Great British Bake Off' star Paul Hollywood has split up from his wife just weeks after filming the US version of the show. The 47-year-old ch...

'Sewing Bee' Gets A Second Thread

PA | Posted 25.04.2013 | UK Entertainment

'The Great British Sewing Bee' is to return for a second series, the BBC has confirmed. The needlework competition, inspired by 'The Great British ...

Telly Prognosis: Hollywood

Emily Sargent | Posted 15.06.2013 | UK Comedy
Emily Sargent

I am all over Hollywood's bread revolution, like ALL. OVER it.

There's Something About Mary...

Posted 15.01.2013 | Home

Dermot O'Leary has embraced his feminine side to be transformed into 'The Great British Bake Off' judge Mary Berry for a new photoshoot. The 'X Fac...