Aired Wednesday June 26, 9:00pm - 10:00pmon BBC Two HD

Inside the Factory

Series 7 Episode 5: Jaffa Cakes

Gregg Wallace visits a Manchester factory that churns out 6 million Jaffa Cakes every single day - 1.4 billion per year. Cherry Healey is in Jaffa, the city responsible for growing the fruit that gives these cakes their name. Ruth Goodman investigates why an urgent legal decision was required as to whether they are cakes or biscuits.

Documentary / Consumer
Original air date
Cast and crew
  • Duncan ThompsonDirector
  • Gregg WallaceHost
  • Cherry HealeyHost
  • Ruth GoodmanHost