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The Great Christmas Bake Off: Sir Tony Robinson nearly DROPS his bauble cakes

The Great Christmas Bake Off: Sir Tony Robinson nearly DROPS his bauble cakes in clumsy blunder – earlier than breaking down in tears when he will get a coveted Paul Hollywood handshake

Sir Tony Robinson stole the present as he appeared on the Great Christmas Bake Off 2022 on Saturday night time to rejoice 40 years of Channel 4.

The Time Team star, 76, delighted viewers with his chaotic look when he nearly dropped a complete tin of cakes on the ground in a slipshod blunder.

He then later broke down in tears when he obtained a coveted handshake from Paul Hollywood after he impressed the hard-to-please decide with his Signature Bake.

OMG: Sir Tony Robinson stole the present as he appeared on the Great Christmas Bake Off 2022 when he nearly dropped his cakes on the ground

Joining Tony within the tent was The Big Breakfast star Gaby Roslin, TV star Miquita Oliver – who received Star Baker -, writer Terry Christian and actress Claire Sweeney. 

Returning had been the present’s two hosts, Matt Lucas and Noel Fielding whereas judges Paul and Prue Leith had been readily available to provide their verdicts. 

The bakers had been first tasked with making eight mini bauble cakes for the Signature Bake – however as Tony took his turnip-themed bakes out of the oven he nearly dropped them on the ground.

Emotional: He then later broke down in tears when he received a coveted handshake from Paul Hollywood after he impressed the hard-to-please judge with his Signature Bake

Emotional: He then later broke down in tears when he obtained a coveted handshake from Paul Hollywood after he impressed the hard-to-please decide with his Signature Bake

Tony was describing how he had taken them out of the oven when he nearly tipped them over earlier than screaming in horror and rapidly recovering his steadiness of the tray. 

A couple of minutes later in the course of the chat about his cakes his grew to become visibly emotional as Paul gave him glowing suggestions and a handshake on his turnip cakes which he had positioned in edible soil to seem like a vegetable patch.

He mentioned afterwards: ‘I bought so emotional I wasn’t anticipating that.’ 

Clumsy: The bakers had been first tasked with making eight mini bauble cakes for the Signature Bake – however as Tony took his turnip-themed bakes out of the oven he nearly dropped them on the ground

Happy: A few minutes later during the chat about his cakes his became visibly emotional as Paul gave him glowing feedback and a handshake on his turnip cakes which he had placed in edible soil to look like a vegetable patch

Happy: A couple of minutes later in the course of the chat about his cakes his grew to become visibly emotional as Paul gave him glowing suggestions and a handshake on his turnip cakes which he had positioned in edible soil to seem like a vegetable patch

Next within the technical problem they needed to make a tear and share Christmas tree with baked camembert and cranberry sauce. Gaby got here out on high with a superb effort.

The present was to rejoice Channel 4’s fortieth anniversary and so featured stars that had taken half in reveals on the channel.

Next up was the Showstopper the place the celebrities needed to make a candy festive wreath made out of both a meringue or choux pastry. 

Awkward! Tony was describing how he had taken them out of the oven when he nearly tipped them over earlier than screaming in horror and rapidly recovering his steadiness of the tray

Tipple: Tony was using plenty of booze in his cupcake recipe as he got into the festive spirit and looked in great spirits

Tipple: Tony was utilizing loads of booze in his cupcake recipe as he bought into the festive spirit and regarded in nice spirits

Amazing: Tony wowed the judges with his cakes which he made to look like turnips in a vegetable patch

Amazing: Tony wowed the judges with his cakes which he made to seem like turnips in a vegetable patch

After a lot deliberation Miquita was chosen because the winner and Star Baker and was given a cake stand as her prize. 

She mentioned after her win: ‘I received! I Won! I really simply received! I believe that is quantity one among Xmas presents I’ve ever bought so I’ll put this on my wall in my new home!’

She added: ‘I’m so proud, I can not imagine it!’

Oh no! Noel beside him was left in stitches when he nearly dropped the cakes all over the tent floor

Oh no! Noel beside him was left in stitches when he nearly dropped the cakes everywhere in the tent flooring

Competition: Joining Tony in the tent was The Big Breakfast star Gaby Roslin, TV star Miquita Oliver - who won Star Baker -, author Terry Christian and actress Claire Sweeney

Competition: Joining Tony within the tent was The Big Breakfast star Gaby Roslin, TV star Miquita Oliver – who received Star Baker -, writer Terry Christian and actress Claire Sweeney

Happy: After much deliberation Miquita was chosen as the winner and Star Baker and was given a cake stand as her prize

Happy: After a lot deliberation Miquita was chosen because the winner and Star Baker and was given a cake stand as her prize

Paul commented on the finish: ‘She took the additional step and simply did higher than Gabby with that meringue!’

Fellow decide Prue added: ‘Her showstopper smashed it and I’ll even make it this at Christmas this year I believe!’

At the tip of the episode viewers had been handled to a particular efficiency from the English National Ballet. 

Proud: She said after her win: 'I won! I Won! I actually just won! I think this is number one of Xmas presents I've ever got so I will put this on my wall in my new house!'

Proud: She mentioned after her win: ‘I received! I Won! I really simply received! I believe that is quantity one among Xmas presents I’ve ever bought so I’ll put this on my wall in my new home!’

Prue said of her win: 'Her showstopper smashed it and I will even make it this at Christmas this year I think!'

Prue mentioned of her win: ‘Her showstopper smashed it and I’ll even make it this at Christmas this year I believe!’

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