The Great British Bake Off Cooks battle it out to be named Britain's best amateur baker Facebook Twitter Google Tumblr Pinterest Blogger Reddit VKontakt Print Email Sue Perkins and Ricky Tomlinson among the TV stars heading to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe Carousel Navigation 1 Related Will you be as brilliant as Mary Berry when you're 80? If we can't have the Great British Bake Off judge as our granny, we at least want to live safe in the knowledge that we have what it takes to be as wonderful as her... Benedict Cumberbatch voicemail show could be headed for TV Radio 4's The Celebrity Voicemail Show imagines calls left for stars including Cumberbatch, JK Rowling, Paul Hollywood and Barack Obama – and creator Kayvan Novak wants to take it to the small screen Mary Berry reveals a few of her favourite things - from kitchen gadgets to cake to clothes "I never wore trousers until I arrived on Bake Off! Mel and Sue were wearing jeans, so I thought, 'I can’t be different!'" Mary Berry wants us all to get excited about the new series of Bake Off The Great British Bake Off judge spoke to RadioTimes.com about the "very skilled" bakers who have entered the tent for this summer's competition Davina McCall: "I want to present Bake Off" After her mammoth Comic Relief challenge, the presenter's been offered even more extreme challenges – but jokes she'd rather be in a tent with Mary Berry Today is your LAST chance to vote for the Bafta Radio Times Audience Award Sherlock, Game of Thrones, EastEnders, The Great British Bake Off, The Missing, Strictly Come Dancing and Cilla are all after your support in the final hours before voting closes this afternoon Famous fans and nominees REALLY want you to vote in the Radio Times Audience Award! Sherlock, Cilla, Strictly, Game of Thrones, EastEnders, Bake Off and The Missing are all nominated for this Sunday's viewer-voted prize – but you've got mere hours left to have your say... Mary Berry is now officially sexier than Emma Stone, Jennifer Lopez and Ashley Roberts The 80-year-old Great British Bake Off judge has made it to number 73 in FHM's Top 100 Sexiest Women 2015 list What we'd like to see from new BBC2 show The Great British Pottery Throw Down The makers of The Great British Bake Off have turned their hands to pottery - and we're imagining it as Patrick Swayze meets Time Team... Why The Great British Bake Off should win the Bafta Radio Times Audience Award Superfan Ellie Walker-Arnott on why those soggy bottoms deserve to walk away with the prize on May 10th... 15 struggles of every reality TV show fan Go out on a Saturday night? Pah. Alan Johnson on why the Great British Bake Off should win at the Bafta TV Awards 2015 The Labour politician loves the suspense of BBC's hit baking show... Doctor Who, Downton Abbey and Sherlock - get married on the set of your favourite TV show It's time to say "I do" to these impressive TV-themed wedding venues... Vote for the Radio Times Audience Award at the Bafta TV Awards 2015 Sherlock, Game of Thrones, EastEnders, The Great British Bake Off, The Missing, Strictly Come Dancing and Cilla - which will you choose? Happy birthday Mary Berry! How to grow old (dis)gracefully like the Queen of Cakes Bez is 80 years young today and the best in the business when it comes to ageing stylishly... Pick your Bafta winner, Russell Crowe and David Suchet in this week's Radio Times Tony Jordan, Cilla Black, Judy Murray, Martha Lane Fox, Michael Buerk, Jon Ronson and Jo Joyner also feature in the latest edition Is Jeremy Clarkson really bigger than Top Gear? Mark Lawson examines the future of the troubled motoring show - and of its often controversial star... Which are the best TV show credits? From Doctor Who to Fresh Prince of Bel Air, RadioTimes.com writers pick their favourite television theme tunes... 'Where can I buy a skull cake tin?' GBBO finalist Richard reviews The Great Comic Relief Bake Off Kayvan Novak, Victoria Wood, Chris Moyles and Alexa Chung turn up the heat in the Comic Relief Bake Off tent. Who caught Richard's experienced eye? Peaky Blinders, Line of Duty and Happy Valley nominated for Royal Television Society awards Bake Off, Fargo and Murdered By My Boyfriend are also contenders, while Claudia Winkleman is in the running for her Strictly Come Dancing debut No game of scones: Sue Perkins to host live Game of Thrones discussion show The Great British Bake Off presenter will preside over Thronecast when the fantasy drama returns to Sky Atlantic in April Why Dame Edna Everage, Joanna Lumley and Jennifer Saunders were the perfect Bake Off mix Instead of tension, there was comedy - and it was a welcome change, says Kasia Delgado The Great Comic Relief Bake Off: GBBO finalist Richard reviews Here's what the builder-baker thought of the celebrity competition, from Jennifer Saunders' pastry work to Dame Edna Everage's macadamias... How to ruin any TV show with one replaced letter Twitter users discovered the joys of title-fiddling yesterday... here are some excellent examples from the #ReplaceALetterRuinATvShow marathon Comic Relief Bake Off serves up tasty selection of celebrity contestants Ab Fab's Jennifer Saunders and Joanna Lumley, campaigner Sarah Brown and vlogger Zoella are among 16 celebrities slaving over a hot stove for charity Who are the celebrities going into The Great Comic Relief Bake Off? Sixteen celebs are set to enter the Bake Off tent for Red Nose Day. See the list of confirmed names so far... Paul Hollywood wants to catch Bake Off contestants out with the basics The GBBO judge warns the next batch of bakers that if they have a weakness, "I will find it" First look at series three of The Great British Sewing Bee Claudia Winkleman grins and shouts as this year's contestants flap, panic and get hit in the face... Comic Relief line-up: Dermot O'Leary danceathon, Bake Off and Mr Bean Red Nose Day returns in March and viewers can look forward to a 24-hour dance marathon and celebrity baking... Paul Hollywood on Bake Off series 6: "We'll go back to basics this year" The Great British Bake Off judges are keen to avoid anything "complicated" in series six Who should you vote for in the National Television Awards? You'll be torn between favourites at this year's public-voted ceremony, says Alison Graham NTAs 2015: who do you want to win? Vote now Ahead of tomorrow night's ceremony, we want to know which shows and stars you'd like to see trot off with an award... Mel & Sue on "womance" and their new chat show Mel Giedroyc and Sue Perkins met 26 years ago in a comedy club. The nation’s favourite double act riff on friendship, funny women and family... It's Simon v Cheryl and Sherlock v Doctor Who as NTA shortlist is revealed The shortlist for the 2015 National Television Awards has thrown up a couple of tasty battles Sue Perkins: "It's not all right to make rape jokes" The Bake Off host worries comedy has become tribal - but believes there's never been a better time to be a young female comic Review of the Year: October 2014 Nancy won Bake Off, Top Gear fled Argentina, Tinchy Stryder teamed up with The Chuckle Brothers and The Missing had us hooked Radio Times Top 40 TV Shows of 2014: 20 to 11 We're almost there... which shows are in our coveted top 20? Review of the Year: August 2014 Silly season brought us the ice bucket challenge, "bin-gate" on The Great British Bake Off, and a hotly contested battle between David Tennant and Benedict Cumberbatch for the title of TV Champion Sherlock's return was most tweeted about TV moment of 2014 Game of Thrones, Great British Bake Off and Peter Capaldi's introduction as Doctor Who also made the top ten Benedict Cumberbatch, Mary Berry and Nigel Farage are some of 2014s hottest Google searches The search engine has revealed what we were all searching for over the last year 2014 was the year of the selfie - and here are the best celebrity efforts There's been a 500% increase in the use of the word 'selfie' on Twitter - and we're celebrating by remembering our 20 favourite poses, from Tom Hiddleston to Ricky Gervais Christmas recipe: Moroccan vegetable strudel Great British Bake Off winner John Whaite shares his recipe for a twist on strudel – in association with the Food network Christmas recipe: Quick Yule log First ever Great British Bake Off winner Edd Kimber shares a sweet Christmas speciality - in association with the Food network Great British Bake Off creators on the hunt for Britain's Best Potter Clay is the new dough for a new BBC2 show set to film in Spring 2015 Mary Berry honoured with outstanding achievement prize at National Book Awards Little Britain actor David Walliams also scooped the children's book award for the third year running Feast on a festive food special with Mary Berry, Paul Hollywood and Nigella Lawson in Radio Times Sports stars' Christmas regimes, Christopher Jefferies and the new BBC Music Awards also feature in this week's issue The Great British Brake Off! Paul Hollywood gets behind the wheel of a classic car The GBBO judge took part in London to Brighton Veteran Car Run, and got a very soggy bottom... Instagram's most disgusting Halloween-inspired bakes Eye-ball cupcake anyone? The Great British Bake Off was not supposed to end like this... How to apply for The Great British Bake Off series six Think you can impress Paul and Mary? Put your millionaire shortbread where your mouth is and send off your entry now... The Great British Bore Off! Is X Factor more exciting than Bake Off? Simon Cowell says he believes viewers would rather see a singer like Leona Lewis triumphing than look at a chocolate éclair at the end of a show – do you agree?