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Postby Thriller » Tue Oct 31, 2017 9:02 pm

Steven's thrown it away with those bleeding layers, whereas Kate's had a really strong week but I doubt it's enough to get her the win.
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Postby Wayne » Tue Oct 31, 2017 9:03 pm

Steven has frustrated me so much throughout this program - I swear, he's the most un-ideal contestant. :lol:
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Postby Thriller » Tue Oct 31, 2017 9:10 pm

Dull!
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Postby trebor » Tue Oct 31, 2017 9:12 pm

Congrats to Sophie!
Steven threw it all away; his fault completely :evil:
Good Performance by Kate today.
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Postby Wayne » Tue Oct 31, 2017 9:18 pm

At least Kate didn't win.
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Postby Biebz » Tue Oct 31, 2017 9:24 pm

Wayne wrote:At least Kate didn't win.
Bless her :lol: She actually did pretty well in the final. I reckon she came 2nd :lol:
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Postby Spartan » Tue Oct 31, 2017 9:31 pm

Kate definitely came second there. I just can't abide Sophie.
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Postby BehindBreakaway » Wed Nov 01, 2017 12:33 am

I'm happy Sophie won but I'd prefer Kate to have won!
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Postby Damiennatas1 » Wed Nov 01, 2017 10:28 pm

Thriller wrote:Dull!
It really was. There was hardly any emotion like previous years that I’ve seen. I think I liked Kate the most in the end :lol:
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Postby crazycool » Wed Nov 01, 2017 10:50 pm

Sophie is just so insincere and I cannot believe she won. The way she spoke to the camera always bugged me week by week. It's a great show about baking but all the good "personalities" left weeks ago. :(
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Postby SholasBoy » Wed Nov 01, 2017 10:52 pm

I was delighted when Stephen messed up! Sophie was my favourite of the final 3, but Kates final bake was stunning too!
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Postby heppolo » Wed Nov 01, 2017 11:03 pm

For me it's Noel Fielding who was the real winner in this
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Postby Wayne » Fri Nov 03, 2017 8:47 am

‘Great British Bake Off’ Final Scores Huge Ratings As It’s Confirmed Prue Leith Will Return Next Year Following Twitter Mishap

Tuesday night’s final of ‘The Great British Bake Off’ was watched by almost nine million people, it has been revealed.

A massive 8.9 million of us - the biggest audience of the entire series - watched Sophie Faldo bake her way to victory, beating off stiff competition from runners-up Steven Carter-Bailey and Kate Lyon.


It’s unknown just how many of those watching already knew the result though, after judge Prue Leith accidentally tweeted who had won 12 hours before last night’s final.

But despite her social media faux pas, which she said had left her “mortified”, Channel 4 bosses have already forgiven her.

The channel’s CEO, Alex Mahon, has confirmed Prue has already signed her up for next year’s series, alongside fellow judge Paul Hollywood and new presenting duo, Noel Fielding and Sandi Toksvig.

She said: “It’s testament to the phenomenal appeal of The Great British Bake Off that almost nine million people watched Sophie triumph as Channel 4’s first ever Bake Off winner – a fitting finale to the most watched series for young viewers on any channel this year.

“Love Productions, along with Paul, Prue, Noel and Sandi, have served up a showstopper of a series and I’m delighted that they’ll all be back in the tent on Channel 4 next year.”

Sophie, who was the bookies favourite going into the final, said she couldn’t believe she’d been crowned ‘Bake Off’ champ.

She said: “The idea of winning is such a minute possibility. I don’t think I’ll ever forget this as long as I live.”

Like many previous winners, Sophie now hopes to turn her attention to cooking full-time.

“It would be wonderful to write a patisserie book but let’s see what comes my way,” she said. “I would like to try travelling the world for inspiration for starters.”

http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/entry/g ... 017fb002de
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Postby king_oxymoron » Fri Nov 03, 2017 11:30 am

crazycool wrote:Sophie is just so insincere and I cannot believe she won. The way she spoke to the camera always bugged me week by week. It's a great show about baking but all the good "personalities" left weeks ago. :(
I didn't mind Sophie but she was duil.

You're right, losing Flo-Tom-Yan-Julia-Liam-Stacey pretty much in a row was criminal. The best of this years' cast. STACEY BEING THE BEST.
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Postby Wayne » Fri Nov 03, 2017 12:23 pm

king_oxymoron wrote:You're right, losing Flo-Tom-Yan-Julia-Liam-Stacey pretty much in a row was criminal. The best of this years' cast. STACEY BEING THE BEST.
Lies.
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Postby Thriller » Fri Nov 03, 2017 5:58 pm

Adam's judgement is so OFF sometimes.

Liam definitely should've been in the final alongside one of Yan and Julia.
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