Mary Berry’s new show Britain’s Best Home Cook fails to match Bake Off’s success as only 2.9 million tune in

Mary Berry's new show Britain's Best Home Cook gets just a quarter of the ratings Great British Bake Off did

Mary Berry’s latest show just couldn’t match Bake Off in the ratings (Picture: BBC/KEO)

The Great British Bake Off was one of the BBC’s most popular shows ever.

So it must come as a massive disappointment to both the former star of GBBO and bosses at Beeb that Mary Bary’s ‘Bake Off rival’ failed to match its predecessors heady heights.

Britain’s Best Home Cook seemingly failed to rise to the occasion, and pulled in just 2.9 million people on Thursday night, according to the Daily Mirror.

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Coronation Street spoilers: Kate Oates reveals huge week for Pat Phelan’s shocking exit

Phelan dies in Coronation Street

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There’s another unmissable week of high Coronation Street drama coming up as Pat Phelan makes an explosive and unforgettable exit after making his last stand – but is he set to kill again before he departs for good?

Show boss Kate Oates has revealed an unmissable week of drama that will see several storylines collide in a big way – with Michelle Connor and Robert Preston’s wedding and David Platt’s rape story set to take centre stage alongside Phelan’s crescendo.

Kate enthused in an exclusive chat with Metro.co.uk: ‘I can say that Phelan was biblical on those sea walls – he imposes his own biblical… Read the full story

Caroline Flack pilots the Love Island plane as new series gets ready for take off

Caroline is ready to go as the new series trailer drops on Saturday evening (Picture: ITV)

It’s nearly time for take off, people!

ITV2 bosses have sent out a series of cheeky photos ready for us to get excited for the upcoming series of Love Island.

Caroline Flack looks right at home in the pilot seat as she prepared to lead a new series of unlucky-in-love stunners for a summer of love in the villa.

The newly engaged TV presenter beams a cheeky smile as she rests up before she heads to work in the new series.

15 Emmerdale spoilers: Huge storylines ahead including shock twists and massive secrets

Emmerdale spring preview for Graham, Charity, Joe, Laurel, Ross and Aaron

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It’s all change in the world of ITV soap as Emmerdale’s boss Iain MacLeod is heading over to Coronation Street – but he is certainly set to depart with a bang as his summer storylines are sizzling from a special Charity Dingle episode to a wedding for Robert Sugden and Aaron Dingle. 

After an explosive start to the year in the village including the car crash which killed the Whites, Ross Barton’s acid attack and Joe Tate being exposed, Emmerdale isn’t about to run out of steam.

Here’s your big preview for what lies ahead:

Charity’s haunted past

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Coronation Street: Aidan Connor makes a shocking discovery ahead of his suicide

Aidan makes a discovery in Coronation Street

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Aidan Connor has made a shocking discovery ahead of devastating episodes that will see him take his own life in Coronation Street’s hard hitting male suicide storyline. 

With Toyah Battersby and Peter Barlow bringing up baby Susie, the biological daughter of Eva Price from her relationship with Aidan, the situation is extremely complex and Aidan has figured out the truth after Toyah’s strange reaction to him saying hello to Susie.

In the wake of being rocked by this realisation, Aidan will pay a poignant visit to Eva at the cottage and she will soon click that he knows what is going on. As she… Read the full story

EastEnders spoilers: Is Halfway lying about being an army hero amid injury mystery?

Halfway is upset in EastEnders

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EastEnders fans have been left wondering what is going on with recently returned Halfway as there is clearly more to what happened to him in the army than meets the eye. But is he lying about being a hero in the conflict where he saved the lives of three children? 

Halfway has been sporting a nasty injury due to shrapnel from an explosion and has been reluctant to be pressed for any details. He eventually told Whitney that he took the full force of the blast as he got in the way to protect the children but he is against the attention from a big… Read the full story

Hollyoaks spoiler: Is killer Ryan finally going to get what he deserves?

HOLLYOAKS: IS RYAN KNIGHT DEAD? STRICTLY EMBARGOED UNTIL 1930 FRIDAY 4TH MAY

Will Ryan finally get what he deserves? (Picture: Channel 4)

He’s been hiding Kim and some killer secrets from most of Hollyoaks for some time – well, up until very recently, at least.

But it seems like Ryan is finally going to get what he deserves, as the murderous former copper looks set to sink to an icy grave… maybe.

It starts with Louis and Leela pancaking back in the village when they couldn’t reach Ryan, which leads to them phoning the police.

As DS Roxy arrives at The Lomaxes there’s more bad news when she reveals to Leela and Louis… Read the full story