Great British Bake Off’s Dave Friday proposes to girlfriend on Extra Slice spin off show

GREAT British Bake Off’s Dave Friday proposed to his girlfriend on Extra Slice tonight.

The baker may have missed out on winning the latest series of the Channel 4 show earlier this week, but on tonight’s spin off show, he got an even better prize.

Dave Friday from the Great British Bake Off proposed to his girlfriend on tonight's Extra Slice

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Dave Friday from the Great British Bake Off proposed to his girlfriend on tonight’s Extra Slice Credit: Universal News & Sport (Scotland)

Runner up Dave got down on one knee to propose to Stacey Valentine in front of Extra Slice host Jo Brand as well as Bake Off presenter Matt Lucas.

Dave, who welcomed son Ronnie with Stacey earlier this year, said:”So this has been a very memorable year, obviously the birth of our baby boy Ronnie being selected to be on Bake Off “.

“Don’t make me cry!” said Stacey, as Dave added: “I want us to start the next chapter of our lives together, so Stacey Lynn Valentine, I love you from the bottom of my heart, and”

A shocked Stacey couldn’t help but interrupt him saying: “Oh my god, I actually thought he was gonna say a joke!”

The runner up got down on one knee in front of the studio audience

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The runner up got down on one knee in front of the studio audienceCredit: Universal News & Sport (Scotland)
Stacey was shocked before managing to say yes

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Stacey was shocked before managing to say yes Credit: Universal News & Sport (Scotland)
The pair shared a kiss after she said yes

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The pair shared a kiss after she said yes Credit: Universal News & Sport (Scotland)

Dave continued as he revealed the ring: “Will you marry me?”

As she clutched her hand to her chest, Stacey replied: “Yes! Oh my god!”

As they kissed, the studio audience cheered and confetti rained down.

Thrilled Bake Off fans took to Twitter to discuss the sweet moment, with one writing: “Oh we are all in tears. Get out the champagne! Huge congratulations to you both and your lovely little baby Xxx”.

Confetti rained down as the studio audience cheered

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Confetti rained down as the studio audience cheered Credit: Universal News & Sport (Scotland)

Another added: “He proposed! She said yes, it must have been his Newquay jelly cake!” 

A third tweeted: “Omg, how cute is Dave! Such a lovely guy and all round good egg. Congratulations to Stacey & Dave. All the very best for you both with your next adventure.”

Dave finished as a runner up alongside Laura Adlington to winner Peter Sawkins during Tuesday’s final.

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