Should the BBC have fought harder to keep Bake Off?MoneySaving Poll Results

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The BBC has lost huge ratings winner The Great British Bake Off (itís moving to Channel 4). It follows similar defections including The Voice and Formula One.

So should the BBC have risen to the challenge to keep Bake Off, or was it right to not lets its bottom line go soggy?

Which of these is closest to your view?



Results

I'm aged under 25 (536 votes)
Bake On: BBC should've kept it no matter the cost, it's core to what BBC should do206 votes (38%)
Bake Off: BBC shouldn't overspend, if it's too costly let it go187 votes (35%)
Bake-a-lite: BBC should've kept it, but allowed commercialisation (eg, product placement)107 votes (20%)
As long as the double entendres remain: I don't mind either way36 votes (7%)
I'm aged 25 to 34 (2571 votes)
Bake On: BBC should've kept it no matter the cost, it's core to what BBC should do752 votes (29%)
Bake Off: BBC shouldn't overspend, if it's too costly let it go1234 votes (48%)
Bake-a-lite: BBC should've kept it, but allowed commercialisation (eg, product placement)417 votes (16%)
As long as the double entendres remain: I don't mind either way168 votes (7%)
I'm aged 35 to 49 (5069 votes)
Bake On: BBC should've kept it no matter the cost, it's core to what BBC should do1354 votes (27%)
Bake Off: BBC shouldn't overspend, if it's too costly let it go2651 votes (52%)
Bake-a-lite: BBC should've kept it, but allowed commercialisation (eg, product placement)807 votes (16%)
As long as the double entendres remain: I don't mind either way257 votes (5%)
I'm aged 50 to 64 (4939 votes)
Bake On: BBC should've kept it no matter the cost, it's core to what BBC should do1278 votes (26%)
Bake Off: BBC shouldn't overspend, if it's too costly let it go2687 votes (54%)
Bake-a-lite: BBC should've kept it, but allowed commercialisation (eg, product placement)813 votes (16%)
As long as the double entendres remain: I don't mind either way161 votes (3%)
I'm aged 65+ (2606 votes)
Bake On: BBC should've kept it no matter the cost, it's core to what BBC should do568 votes (22%)
Bake Off: BBC shouldn't overspend, if it's too costly let it go1677 votes (64%)
Bake-a-lite: BBC should've kept it, but allowed commercialisation (eg, product placement)286 votes (11%)
As long as the double entendres remain: I don't mind either way75 votes (3%)

                   15,725 votes received.

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