Get your pastries and Hollywood Handshakes on the prepared, as a result of The Nice British Bake Off is again for 2 particular episodes. One episode for Christmas, and one for New 12 months.
Here is every thing it’s worthwhile to know, together with what time and date the GBBO festive specials air, who the contestants are, who can be presenting this yr and the way to apply to compete in the primary collection your self.
When will The Nice British Bake Off Christmas and New 12 months episodes air?
The primary episode – The Nice Christmas Bake Off – will air on Christmas Eve (24 December) at 7:40pm on Channel four.
The Nice New 12 months Bake Off will then be broadcast on three January at 7.45pm on the identical channel.
In these trendy instances, you do not simply have to look at the bakers wrestle with a technical recipe the normal method. As a substitute, you’ll be able to watch on All four – stay or on-demand with catch-up by means of a variety of gadgets together with sensible TVs, video games consoles, media streamers, telephones and tablets.
Take a look at extra nice TV on Channel four over the festive interval.
Nice British Bake Off Festive trailer
There is not but a trailer for the Christmas and New 12 months episodes. Nonetheless, the Bake Off Instagram account did launch a photograph of Paul Hollywood – who seems to be getting within the festive spirit.
Who’s presenting GBBO 2020?
Matt Lucas can be returning for each the Christmas and New 12 months episode. Nonetheless, Noel Fielding was on paternity depart in the course of the filming of the Christmas particular. He’ll get replaced by comic Tom Allen, an everyday fixture on the Further Slice gradual with Jo Model and a presenter on Bake Off: The Professionals.
Noel Fielding will return for the New 12 months episode. As at all times, each Prue Leith and Paul Hollywood can be judging the proceedings.
The Nice British Bake Off Festive particular contestants
This time, we’ll be seeing earlier contestants getting into the tent within the hope to take that elusive star baker crown.
As well as, the Christmas episode will spherical off with a rendition of ‘Silent Night time’, as carried out by Alexandra Burke.
The Christmas Bake Off contestants can be:
Rosie Brandreth-Poynter – Semi-finalist in 2019
Jamie Finn – 11th place in 2019
Ruby Bhoga – Finalist in 2018
James Hillery – eighth place in 2017
In the meantime, the New 12 months contestants can be:
Helena Garcia – eighth place in 2019
Henry Chook – fifth place in 2019
Rahul Mandal – Winner in 2018
Nancy Birtwhistle – Winner in 2014
Who received GBBO 2020?
The ultimate of The Nice British Bake Off 2020 got here down to 3 contestants; Peter, Dave and Laura. It was an in depth name between Peter and Dave, however by being daring along with his showstopper Peter simply managed to snag the trophy. He is the youngest ever contestant to win the Bake Off.
The way to watch the Bake Off festive specials from outdoors the UK
As per typical, Bake Off is offered by means of common UK broadcast TV (nonetheless you get your TV), airing on Channel four.
In case you need to watch from outdoors the UK – such because the US, the place you would possibly comprehend it as The Nice British Baking Present – then you definitely’ll want to make use of a VPN (digital non-public community) like NordVPN so it seems you are gadget is native if you wish to watch together with the UK on the Channel four web site. For extra particulars see our article on watching Bake Off from overseas.
The way to apply to be on the GBBO
In case you’re a budding baker and want to apply for Bake Off, then functions at the moment are open. You’ll be able to ship in your particulars to be on the 2021 present by way of the official sign-up web page.