Eleven year old Alice B applied over the summer and, after a telephone interview, audition and screen test, she was picked from thousands of applicants to be one of 40 contestants on the show.
The series began airing on Monday 2 November on CBBC, with each episode being repeated the following morning at 7.45am on BBC2.
Alice will appear on Monday 9 Nov at 3.50pm CBBC / Tues 10 Nov 7.45am BBC2. Catch-up episodes may also be available on iPlayer.
The trailer (link below) features Alice’s bee cake and she briefly pops up putting some blue gunk into a piping bag.
Photo shows Alice practising her showstopper cake at home