"She’s so glamorous with so much presence and she made a wonderfully clever speech I was in awe of her. No wonder people follow her she’s a powerhouse." Then a quiet, near inaudible aside: "There’s quite a lot of her, though."

The Great British Bake-Off judge Mary Berry gives her view on Nigella Lawson to The Telegraph. Miaow

"DVDs of both series should be sent to the world’s brutes Assad, Gaddafi, Mugabe for their savage murderous breasts to be mollified by nice ladies and gentlemen in pinnies, making towers of cupcakes"

Radio Times TV critic Alison Graham reckons products from The Great British Bake Off is the answer to some of the world’s most brutal tyrants