The Judges

Dipna Anand 

Dipna Anand

Celebrity Curry Chef, Author and Restaurateur

 

Claire Andrew 

Claire Andrew

Brand Manager, Andrew Ingredients

 

Sara Autton 

Sara Autton

Technical Manager, Lesaffre

 

Liz Baker 

Liz Baker

Tiptree

 

Chris Beaney 

Chris Beaney

Beaney's Bakery and former President of the National Association of Master Bakers

 

Pauline Beaumont 

Pauline Beaumont

Writer and Therapist

 

Britt Box 

Britt Box

She Who Bakes

 

Claudette Brown 

Claudette Brown

The Passage

 

Daisy Brydon 

Daisy Brydon

Baker, Daisy Brydon Creations

 

Steven Carter-Bailey 

Steven Carter-Bailey

GBBO 2017, Winner - Great New Year Bake Off 2019

 

Aidan Chapman 

Aidan Chapman

Executive Baker, Bread Ahead Borough Market and their new Wembley site

 

Linda Collister 

Linda Collister

Author, The Great British Book of Baking and the Great British Bake Off

 

Peter Cook 

Peter Cook

Head Baker and Co-founder, Peter Cooks Bread

 

Christine Cousins 

Christine Cousins

Events Manager, Food Northern Ireland

 

Becky Cummings 

Becky Cummings

Restaurateur, Freelance Writer and Gluten-free Baker

 

Aba Edwards-Idun 

Aba Edwards-Idun

Ambassador, Real Bread Campaign

 

Danielle Ellis 

Danielle Ellis

Real Bread Campaign Ambassador. Bread Baker and Tutor, Severn Bites

 

James Freeman 

James Freeman

Recently retired baker and owner, Victoria Bakery

 

George Fuller 

George Fuller

Chairman, Craft Baker’s Association

 

Mike Gibson 

Mike Gibson

Editor, Foodism

 

Duncan Glendinning 

Duncan Glendinning

Founder of The Thoughtful Bread Company

 

Alex Gooch 

Alex Gooch

MD, Alex Gooch Artisan Baker Ltd

 

Scott Goodfellow 

 

Rachel Green 

Rachel Green

Chef, Broadcaster and Food Campaigner

 

Birgit Gunz  

Birgit Gunz

Director, Frankonia The Bread House

 

Emmanuel Hadjiandreiou 

Emmanuel Hadjiandreiou

Author, How to Bake Bread, Tutor School of Artisan Food

 

Grace Hall 

Grace Hall

Sconnoisseur, All'Scone Bakery

 

Philippa Hallam-Parker 

Philippa Hallam-Parker

Event Manager, Olympia London

 

Stephen Hallam (Chair) 

Stephen Hallam (Chair)

Master Baker, MD Dickinson & Morris, British Pie Awards

 

Saira Hamilton 

Saira Hamilton

Chef, Food Writer and MasterChef UK Finalist

 

Fiona Hamilton-Fairley 

Fiona Hamilton-Fairley

Principal, The Kids Cookery School

 

Marcia Harris 

Marcia Harris

Real Bread Campaign Ambassador

 

Finbar Haughey 

Finbar Haughey

Andrew Ingredients Ltd and Part-Time Bakery Tutor at Belfast Metropolitan College

 

Richard Hazeldine 

Richard Hazeldine

National Sales Manager, Zeelandia

 

Henry Herbert 

Henry Herbert

Fabulous Baking Brothers, Hobbs House Bakery

 

Les Hewett 

Les Hewett

Amateur Baker

 

Linda Hewett 

Linda Hewett

Linda Hewett Food, Home Baker, Tutor and WI Cookery School host

 

David Higgins 

David Higgins

HR Higgins (Coffee Man) Ltd, Mayfair, specialist suppliers of coffees and teas. Holders of the Royal Warrant

 

James Hillery 

James Hillery

GBBO 2017, Great Christmas Bake Off 2020

 

Lori Hoinkes 

Lori Hoinkes

MD Fresh Montgomery, formerly Director, Transformation for Maple Leaf Bakery UK

 

Chris Holister 

Chris Holister

Shipton Mill, Artisan Support and Sales Manager

 

John Holland 

John Holland

Baker on Board

 

Mike Holling 

Mike Holling

Craft Baking Industry Expert, Birds Bakery (Derby)

 

Henry Jefferies 

Henry Jefferies

HTJ Bakery Training

 

Charlotte Jones 

Charlotte Jones

Senior Digital Editor (Cedar Communications)

 

Simon Lawton-Hayes 

Simon Lawton-Hayes

Technical Sales Manager, Brook Food Processing Equipment

 

Emily Leary 

Emily Leary

Parenting and Food Blogger, amummytoo.co.uk. Author, Get Your Kids to Eat Anything

 

Tess Lister 

Tess Lister

The Miller's Daughter

 

Harry Lomas MBE BEM FIH  

Harry Lomas MBE BEM FIH

Head of Culinary, Wembley Stadium

 

Colin Lomax 

Colin Lomax

Former Technical Manager and Baker

 

Daren McGrath 

Daren McGrath

Managing Director, Tiptree Patisserie

 

Ruth Macintyre 

Ruth Macintyre

Food Editor, Founder Ruth’s Little Kitchen, Cookery Teacher

 

Jane Mason 

Jane Mason

Founder and director, Virtuous Bread

 

Lisa Marley 

Lisa Marley

Pastry Chef

 

Paul Milsom 

Paul Milsom

Managing Director, Milsom Hotels & Restaurants

 

Matthew O’Callaghan 

Matthew O’Callaghan

Chairman, UK Protected Food Names Association

 

Karen O'Donoghue 

Karen O'Donoghue

Founder & CEO at The Happy Tummy Company

 

Liz O'Keefe 

Liz O'Keefe

Cookery Editor and Food Journalist

 

Devon Petrie 

Devon Petrie

Science Lecturer at National Bakery School

 

Tony Rodd 

Tony Rodd

Executive Chef, Copper & Ink

 

Sarah Sargeant 

Sarah Sargeant

General Sales Manager, Wright's Flour,

 

Roger Saul 

Roger Saul

Mulberry founder, Sharpham Park and author of SPELT

 

Fiona Sciolti 

Fiona Sciolti

Chocolatier, Sciolti Botanical Chocolates

 

Giles Sciolti 

Giles Sciolti

Sciolti Botanical Chocolates

 

Juliet Sear 

Juliet Sear

Baking Expert, Cook, Food Stylist, Author & TV Presenter

 

Michele Shirlow MBE 

Michele Shirlow MBE

CEO Food NI

 

Vivek Singh 

Vivek Singh

Executive Chef & CEO, The Cinnamon Collection

 

Alasdair Smith  

Alasdair Smith

Chief Executive, Scottish Bakers

 

Andrew Smith 

Andrew Smith

Bakery Director, Bread and Roses [Northumberland] Limited

 

Christiana Solinas  

Christiana Solinas

Lecturer, National Bakery School

 

Jack Sturgess 

Jack Sturgess

Channel 4, Sunday Brunch Bread Expert

 

Andrew Taylor 

Andrew Taylor

Technical Manager, Zeelandia UK

 

Elaine Thomson 

Elaine Thomson

Course Director, National Bakery School

 

Phil Thorne 

Phil Thorne

Great British Bake Off contestant 2019

 

Chris Tomkins 

Chris Tomkins

Master Baker, Liveryman, Bakers Company

 

Eric Treuille 

Eric Treuille

Owner of Books for Cooks, Notting Hill, London

 

Paul Turner 

Paul Turner

Global Key Account Director, IFF

 

Steve Wells 

Steve Wells

Managing director and Owner, Brook Food Processing Equipment

 

Charlotte White 

Charlotte White

Author and Cake Designer, Restoration Cake

 

Andrew Whitley 

Andrew Whitley

Co-founder, Bread Matters, Real Bread Campaign and Scotland The Bread

 

Annette Woolcock 

Annette Woolcock

Head of Wild Food The British Association for Shooting and Conservation

 

David Wright 

David Wright

Managing Director, Wright's Flour

 

Sally-Jayne Wright 

Sally-Jayne Wright

Freelance Writer and Contributor

 

Chris Young 

Chris Young

Real Bread Campaign Coordinator

 

Cindy Zurias 

Cindy Zurias

Artisan Baker Consultant