Unappetising: “The Great British Bake Off” new line-up of Noel Fielding, Sandi Toksvig and judges Paul Hollywood and Prue Leith. Photograph: PA / Channel 4

There’s an imposter pretending to pour the tea and his name is Noel Fielding. He’s surrounded by two other imposters, Prue Leith and Sandi Toksvig, bu(...)

The Great British Bake Off: all this year’s bakers with Mel Giedroyc, Paul Hollywood, Mary Berry and Sue Perkins

It was important that reports of The Great British Bake Off’s departure from the BBC made it on to the news pages. Nothing stirs the spirits more than(...)

Presenters Mel Giedroyc and Sue Perkins have won hearts by saying they are “not going with the dough”.  Photograph: PA

One is a darkly satirical brand of drama typically set in a cruel and often dystopian near-future. The other is a show about baking cakes in a bunting(...)