Showbusiness By Rupert Adams

Richard Ayoade New Favourite To Present Great British Bake Off

Richard Ayoade has been named as the new host of The Crystal Maze, that is returning to Channel 4 and as a result William Hill believe that  his price of being given the Bake Off gig have improved dramatically. Hills now make Richard their 5/1 favourite, cut from 8/1 this morning.

“Clearly the top brass at Channel 4 are fans of Richard and he must be a real contender for the coveted GBBO presenting slot,” said William Hill spokesman Rupert Adams.


William Hill New Bake Off Presenter: 5/1 Richard Ayoade, 6/1 Jennifer Saunders, 7/1 Clare Balding, 8/1 Jamie Oliver, 8/1 Jo Brand, 12/1 Sandi Toksvig, 12/1 Tim Lovejoy and Simon Rimmer, 14/1 Claudia Winkleman, 14/1 James Martin, 14/1 Nancy Birtwhistle, 14/1 Tess & Claudia, 16/1 Davina McCall, 16/1 Ed Byrne, 16/1 Sarah Millican, 20/1 Ben Shepherd, 20/1 Emma Willis