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Episode 1 – Cake

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Episode 1 – CakeEpisode 1 – Cake

The Bake Off is back for another year, with 12 bakers set to be challenged on their skills from every angle by judges Mary Berry and Paul Hollywood. The bakers' first hurdle is cake.

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Series 9, Episode 1

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The competition kicks off with Biscuit Week, and the bakers are challenged to make signature biscuits that will say something both about them and a place in the British Isles, before…

Series 9, Episode 1

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The competition kicks off with Biscuit Week, and the bakers are challenged to make signature biscuits that will say something both about them and a place in the British Isles, before…

Series 9, Episode 2

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The 11 remaining bakers face a tough test in Cake Week, including a crowd-pleasing signature challenge, Prue's first technical challenge, and a chocolate collared showstopper. 2/10

Series 9, Episode 2

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The 11 remaining bakers face a tough test in Cake Week, including a crowd-pleasing signature challenge, Prue's first technical challenge, and a chocolate collared showstopper. 2/10

Series 9, Episode 3

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It's 'Bread Week'. The ten bakers have much to prove with a fruity teatime Signature; an international-flavoured Technical; and an ambitious Showstopper. 3/10

Series 9, Episode 3

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It's 'Bread Week'. The ten bakers have much to prove with a fruity teatime Signature; an international-flavoured Technical; and an ambitious Showstopper. 3/10

Series 9, Episode 4

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The bakers must create a cracking meringue Signature, a wobbly Technical, and a complex chocolate Showstopper that promises to reveal all. 4/10

Series 9, Episode 4

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The bakers must create a cracking meringue Signature, a wobbly Technical, and a complex chocolate Showstopper that promises to reveal all. 4/10

Series 9, Episode 5

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Paul and Prue set the bakers a classic teatime Signature. There's also an Arabian Technical and a fiddly Showstopper. 5/10

Series 9, Episode 5

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Paul and Prue set the bakers a classic teatime Signature. There's also an Arabian Technical and a fiddly Showstopper. 5/10

Series 9, Episode 6

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Paul and Prue are looking for perfection - with savoury and sweet samosas, a classic French Technical, and a daunting majestic pie fit for a banquet. 6/10

Series 9, Episode 6

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Paul and Prue are looking for perfection - with savoury and sweet samosas, a classic French Technical, and a daunting majestic pie fit for a banquet. 6/10

Series 9, Episode 7

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It's a Bake Off first with Vegan week, including a savoury pastry Signature without butter, a cracking Technical, and a risky but spectacular Showstopper. 7/10

Series 9, Episode 7

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It's a Bake Off first with Vegan week, including a savoury pastry Signature without butter, a cracking Technical, and a risky but spectacular Showstopper. 7/10

Series 9, Episode 8

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The bakers face unfamiliar recipes as they battle to impress Prue Leith and Paul Hollywood. There's a bread challenge Signature where they must demonstrate style as well substance.…

Series 9, Episode 8

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The bakers face unfamiliar recipes as they battle to impress Prue Leith and Paul Hollywood. There's a bread challenge Signature where they must demonstrate style as well substance.…

Series 9, Episode 9

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The remaining bakers are just three patisserie challenges away from the biggest day in their baking lives. But the heat is really on now from Signature to Showstopper. 9/10

Series 9, Episode 9

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The remaining bakers are just three patisserie challenges away from the biggest day in their baking lives. But the heat is really on now from Signature to Showstopper. 9/10

Series 9, Episode 10

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Paul and Prue set three challenges to test the bakers' skills, including an intricate, multi-layered landscape Showstopper that could win them the title. 10/10

Series 9, Episode 10

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Paul and Prue set three challenges to test the bakers' skills, including an intricate, multi-layered landscape Showstopper that could win them the title. 10/10