The funniest Twitter reactions to the BBC losing the Great British Bake Off


You scanned the newspaper front pages today, didn’t you? You saw the historic headlines, emanating from the highest corridors of power and sending shockwaves around the country.

No, not the fact former Prime Minister David Cameron is stepping down from UK politics, but news that the Great British Bake Off is to move from the BBC to Channel 4. A scandal in the eyes of many.

Clearly, it’s the most popular TV show around at the moment, and there were few better places to gauge opinion than Twitter. So without further ado, here were the funniest reactions on social media.

Let’s kick off with the obvious one, shall we?