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Barbara Windsor to host first West End Bake Off

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Barbara Windsor is to co-judge the first West End Bake Off, which will be held for charity next week.

The baking competition, which has been organised by the Society of London Theatre, will take place in aid of charity Acting for Others at St Anne’s Church Courtyard in London.

Acting for Others is an umbrella organisation representing 15 theatrical charities.

West End shows baking as part of the event include Beautiful – The Carole King Musical, Billy Elliot, The Book of Mormon, Les Miserables and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.

Mamma Mia!, The Mousetrap, The Phantom of the Opera, The Railway Children, War Horse and Wicked will also compete in the event on May 23.

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