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Jamie Oliver is a phenomenon in the world of food. He is one of the world’s best-loved television personalities and one of Britain’s most famous exports. Jamie has inspired people to spend more time enjoying cooking delicious food from fresh ingredients – and even start growing their own food! Jamie's YouTube channel Food Tube is Europe’s fastest growing YouTube foodie platform. It’s Jamie Oliver’s baby - he’s totally hands on and really loves getting creative and pushing the boundaries of food broadcasting. The Food Tube family is continually expanding and includes contributors from France, Italy, South America, the USA and more. This channel is about its audience too. This channel is about its audience too. They tell us what they want to see, what's cool and how we can do better and we talk straight back. Jamie said: “Our talent is top-notch, the crew is super-skilled with TV broadcast backgrounds and I know people are loving it.