It’s the news we’ve been expecting since the announcement that The Great British Bake Off is moving to Channel 4, and now it’s been confirmed. Mary Berry has quit the show.
In a statement she said;
— BBC News Ents Team (@BBCNewsEnts) 22 September 2016
Berry is Bake Off, right?!
Tell that to Paul Hollywood. Less than an hour later he announced that he has signed a new 3 year deal to continue working on the show when it moves to Channel 4 next year. Some are suggesting he’s just after the dough… Sorry, it was too obvious not to do it.
Paul is the only member of the current cast that will be making the move as show presenters Mel and Sue announced last week that they will not be moving over.
We wonder if there will be a new baking show launching with Mary, Mel and Sue in 2017?