A SOMERSET vet is set to return to the famous Great British Bake Off tent for a new Christmas special.

Rosie Brandreth-Poynter starred in last year's series of GBBO, reaching the semi-finals during her great run.

The vetinary surgeon, who lives in Shepton Beauchamp and works for Isle Valley Vets, was also responsible for a number of memorable during her time in TV's most famous tent.

This year’s Bake Off Christmas special will see Rosie joined by other former contestants, including James Hillery from the 2017 series, Ruby Bhogal from the 2018 series, and Jamie Finn from the 2019 series.

They will all be battling it out for the Christmas Star Baker title.

Details are yet to be revealed about when the 2020 GBBO special will be aired.