While the greatest amateur cook has been crowned in MasterChef Ireland recently, it's time to find out who this year's best baker is as The Great Irish Bake Off returns. Anna Nolan is returning as host of the culinary contest along with judges Paul Kelly and Biddy White Lennon. In this first episode, the 12 contestants need to make a cake that displays their personality... ah here, really? Let's just hope there are no plain Madeira sponges in there, they're bound to be boring feckers.