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AIBU to think that if ITV gets GBBO, it will ruin it?

(126 Posts)
Libitina Mon 12-Sep-16 18:44:16

We'll have sob stories galore from the contestants and adverts every two minutes.

NickNacks Mon 12-Sep-16 18:45:34

Yes and lose 15 minutes of baking time.

PinkyOfPie Mon 12-Sep-16 18:46:55

YANBU, it works too well on the BBC for it to change!

MadisonAvenue Mon 12-Sep-16 18:47:18

Oh crap, I forgot about the sob stories. I hate shows with ads so that'll ruin it for me regardless of anything else that changes.

icy121 Mon 12-Sep-16 18:48:00

Mmm to be fair the production company shouldn't change. They'll all just get a lot richer. Mary Berry will be blinged to the hilt.

takesnoprisoners Mon 12-Sep-16 18:48:07

Yup. And more 'characters' like Candice.

FourLittleSpeckledFrogs Mon 12-Sep-16 18:48:54

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StStrattersOfMN Mon 12-Sep-16 18:49:17

Oh no sad

MadrigalElectromotive Mon 12-Sep-16 18:51:09

It's going to be rubbish. I'm so sad

Namechanger2015 Mon 12-Sep-16 18:51:11

Oh no! I can't stand ITV and never ever watch it. End of Bake Off for me too - I hope the production company realise what they are doing!

Palomb Mon 12-Sep-16 18:51:21

It'll be unwatchable because of the adverts, like everything else on itv.

PikachuSayBoo Mon 12-Sep-16 18:51:53

Might go to Amazon prime?

TWOBANANAS Mon 12-Sep-16 18:52:35

Too many adverts, too many dramatic pauses and too many emotional stories. It will be shit.

mogloveseggs Mon 12-Sep-16 18:53:29

Gutted sad

useyourimagination Mon 12-Sep-16 18:54:29

It won't be going anywhere until 2018 as there's a one year cooling off period in the contract apparently.

emilywemily Mon 12-Sep-16 18:56:23

Given the BBC are a bunch of corrupt fucking fat cat hypocrites who spent years protecting sex offenders I hope they go bankrupt!

Pyjamaface Mon 12-Sep-16 18:56:40

O god, ITV would ruin it. Stupid celebrity chefs every week as guest judges, fake drama and sob stories and only about 20 minutes of actual baking

emotionsecho Mon 12-Sep-16 18:57:43

It will go down the pan faster than ice cream thrown in the bin, perhaps we need to start a campaign to keep it on the BBC. Shame on Love Productions, the programme is what it is because of the BBC and now all they can see are £ signs.

PotteringAlong Mon 12-Sep-16 19:00:20

This is not good sad

Katinkka Mon 12-Sep-16 19:02:00

Can't they just change the presenters. Sue Perkins sounds like she's retching when she says 'baaaake'. Makes me feel sick.

TheNaze73 Mon 12-Sep-16 19:02:37

YABU. The license fee is a stealth tax & the BBC should be a subscription service

EverySongbirdSays Mon 12-Sep-16 19:03:05

YANBU if it goes to ITV they'll destroy it, public vote based on popularity (it's not like we can taste the bakes)

Fingers crossed it goes to Netflix/Prime but there's no saying the current presenting lineup will stay either - did hear it will also have to take a years break because of rights mightn't be on next year.

EdmundCleverClogs Mon 12-Sep-16 19:03:52

I'm reeeeallly hoping it's going to Netflix. I can't stand ITV, every reality/competition programme they have is so contrived and fake. They would ruin it, without a doubt.

HelenaDove Mon 12-Sep-16 19:08:10

Love Productions are the same people who made Benefits Street.

Amummyatlast Mon 12-Sep-16 19:09:56

Noooo, I hate ITV and refuse to watch it on principle.

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