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Little Known Facts About The Great British Bake Off


How excited are you that The Great British Bake Off is on? If you’re like everyone else in the UK then the answer is going to be ‘very’! While you enjoy each and every episode, how much do you know about what happens in the background?

Buzzfeed recently published 51 Facts You Probably Didn’t Know About “The Great British Bake Off”. An extensive list of little known things that go in the background which makes the program possible.

Here’s a few I particularly like…

Did you know that it was Mel who got Mary Berry involved in the series?

The article says that, “One runner is positioned at the closest big supermarket every morning of baking, in case any bakers decide they need additional ingredients overnight.”

Of course the programs popularity has a huge influence, “M&S and John Lewis have reported an increase in sales of both baking ingredients and equipment since Bake Off became popular.”

Check out the Buzzfeed post for many more interesting facts…

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