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The Great Comic Relief Bake Off

Wednesday, February 11

The Great Comic Relief Bake Off makes a star-studded return as 16 celebrity bakers, including Alexa Chung, Joanne Lumley and Jennifer Saunders, try to raise as much dough as possible for Red Nose Day.

Over four weeks, each episode features four celebrities who put their signature, technical and showstopper bakes under the spotlight of top judges, Mary Berry and Paul Hollywood, in a bid to be crowned Comic Relief Star Baker. Presenters Mel Giedroyc, Jo Brand, Ed Byrne and Sue Perkins each host a show in the four-part series to give viewers a taste of the action at home.

The four episodes are broadcast on BBC One in the following order:

  1. Wednesday 11th February @ 8pm BBC One – Joanna Lumley, Lulu, Dame Edna, Jennifer Saunders, presented by Sue Perkins
  2. Wednesday 18th February @ 8.30pm BBC One – Jonathan Ross, Gok Wan, Abbey Clancy, Zoella, presented by Mel Giedroyc
  3. Wednesday 25th February @ 8pm BBC One – David Mitchell, Sarah Brown, Michael Sheen, Jameela Jamil, presented by Jo Brand
  4. Wednesday 4th March @ 8pm BBC One – Kayvan Novak, Chris Moyles, Victoria Wood, Alexa Chung, presented by Ed Byrne

See the programmes at and find out more about Comic Relief at

The Great Comic Relief Bake Off Jennifer Saunders Dame Edna Lulu Joanna LumleyThe Great Comic Relief Bake Off Mel Giedroyc Mary Berry Paul Hollywood Jonathan RossThe Great Comic Relief Bake Off Joanna Lumley

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