Bake Off semi-final draws bumper ratings
1 October 2015
From the section Entertainment & Arts
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The remaining four faced a series of tough challenges for ‘Chocolate week’
The semi-final of The Great British Bake Off recorded its highest ratings of the series so far.
On average, 10 million people tuned in to see 19-year-old Flora Shedden leave the show after her showstopper cocoa carousel failed to win over the judges.
The audience peaked at 11.2 million shortly before the end. On average, Bake Off drew 43% of the TV audience.
Tamal Ray, Ian Cumming and Nadiya Jamir Hussain will do battle for the Bake Off crown in the tent next Wednesday.
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Last week, ratings for the BBC One baking show took a dip of 1.6 million, after it was scheduled opposite a special live edition of Coronation Street.
Source:: BBC Entertainment