Great British Bake Off Return Date Confirmed!
The new series of The Great British Bake Off will premiere on Wednesday, August 5 at 8pm on BBC One, it has been announced.
— British Bake Off (@BritishBakeOff) July 22, 2015
The baking competition has been a surprise hit for the BBC, making the primetime transfer from BBC Two to BBC One last year. Last year’s series finale pulled in a whopping 12.3 million, which was – at the time – the biggest television audience for a non-sporting event of 2014. Nancy Birtwhistle won the competition.
Paul Hollywood, Mary Berry, Mel Giedroyc and Sue Perkins are set to return. Watch the trailer here: