The Great British Bake Off judge had an affair with her mother's friend's husband, who she went on to marry.
This week's Technical Challenge proved to be a complete and utter car crash, which saw bakers ranked from “worst to least worst”.
Prue Leith certainly set the tone for the latest series of the Great British Bake Off.
Following Matt Lucas' departure last year, Alison will make her debut as the new Bake Off host next week.
There's really not long to go, either.
Much like former judge Mary Berry, you won't catch Prue sitting down to enjoy Bake Off.
The This Morning legend is joining Prue Leith, Noel Fielding and Paul Hollywood in the tent this year.
“It’s warmer, kinder, sillier."
New host Alison Hammond will join the Bake Off tent alongside Noel Fielding, as judges Paul Hollywood and Prue Leith also return.
“A full and unconditional hug of pure serotonin.”