BBC have announced they’re moving their new cooking show The Big Family Cooking Showdown to Thursday nights, to not strife with Channel 4’s Great British Bake Off.
Channel 4 recently reliable how their reboot chronicle of the Bake Off will be moving from the show’s common Wednesday container to Tuesday night starting 29 August.
This was seen by many as a transparent pierce to go head-to-head with BBC’s new cooking show featuring Bake Off leader Nadiya Hussain, but now the BBC have called out the ‘cynical move’ and motionless to pierce The Big Family Cooking Showdown to Thursday nights.
A matter from the BBC reads: ‘Channel 4’s decision to pierce Bake Off from its prolonged term normal Wednesday container will be a warn to many viewers who may see this as a asocial move.
‘We never dictated for the new cookery show to strife with theirs. There is room for both and we don’t, in this instance, see any open value in two open service broadcasters going conduct to conduct in this way.
‘We will therefore pierce the show to Thursday in the best seductiveness of viewers to equivocate such a clash.’
Ahead of the Bake Off’s entrance on Channel 4, a trailer was expelled to provoke the arriving series, showing an charcterised choir of cakes and baked treats come to life in the clip.
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Singing Paul McCartney and The Frog Chorus’s We All Stand Together, piles of flour, profiteroles and croissants perform while loaves are plaited and bread rises in the oven.
The trailer is a outrageous change from the old-fashioned trailers we used to get from the BBC, nonetheless we did spy a vestige of the Beeb’s Bake Off in the final cake building – Paul’s implausible bread lion from series six.
Paul Hollywood, and newcomers to the series, judge Prue Leith and hosts Noel Fielding and Sandi Toksvig, were nowhere to be seen in the trailer, nonetheless we can really locate a spot of Noel in the quirky trailer.