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Paul Hollywood Apologises For 'Thoughtless' Diabetes Remark During This Week’s Great British Bake Off

Great British Bake Off judge Paul Hollywood has apologised for what he’s described as a “thoughtless” remark about diabetes in the most recent episode of the Channel 4 show. In Tuesday night’s instalment, Paul commented that one of the contestants’ Chelsea buns “looked like diabetes on a plate”, which irked many viewers who felt he was being flippant and insensitive about the disease. Hours after the episode aired, Paul shared a photo of some Chelsea buns on his Instagram page, alongside an apology for his comment. “A remark re: diabetes I made on tonight’s show was thoughtless and I meant no harm, as both my grandad and my own mother suffer/ suffered from diabetes,” he wrote, adding: “Apologies.” View this...

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