By Katie Hind For The Mail On Sunday
Published: 22:42 BST, 2 May 2020 | Updated: 01:40 BST, 3 May 2020
Channel 4 is on the verge of cancelling this year’s Great British Bake Off over fears lockdown rules prevent contestants travelling to the show’s tent.
Insiders say bosses are struggling to find a way to transport the competitors under the Government’s guidelines, which insist on essential travel only.
The contestants who have been chosen to appear live in different parts of the country and would need to get to the grounds of Welford Park in Newbury, Berkshire, to take part.
Sources close to judges Paul Hollywood and Prue Leith and presenters Noel Fielding and Matt Lucas say that they are preparing themselves for a cancellation of the series, which