Val was one of the best on Bake Off last year. Her love of baking, her enthusiasm for life and her dancing can't be beat. Then there's her love for Ed Sheeran... BBC / Love Productions The first time we saw her on Bake Off she was dancing to Ed Sheeran. And she's been keen to meet Sheeran for ages. Valerie Ann Stones @valstones Thank you one and all and if you here is anyone ou to here who can tempt Ed Sheeran to sing for me I'll make them a cake every week for life 12:02 PM - 09 Sep 2016 Reply Retweet Favorite Last month, whilst making sausage rolls and listening to Sheeran, Val made this video about love and life. It went huge on Instagram and Twitter. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com It was so damn popular as it had such a sweet message. Here's what the video said, if you didn't play it. Twitter: @valstones And Ed Sheeran actually responded to her. Ed Sheeran @edsheeran @valstones this is beautiful and exactly the reason why I make music. Thank you x 09:03 PM - 03 Mar 2017 Reply Retweet Favorite And then Val responded with this. Valerie Ann Stones @valstones @edsheeran I write poetry , Your lyrics are poetry with music 😘 10:27 PM - 03 Mar 2017 Reply Retweet Favorite Val then said thank you to Sheeran in another video. Twitter: @valstones She also talked about walking the Great Wall of China for charity, which you can donate to on this website. But alas, they didn't meet. She even tried to bribe Sheeran into meeting her by baking him a huge pile of sausage rolls. Valerie Ann Stones @valstones Dear Ed Sheeran my sausage rolls are the best , leave a contact address with Vivienne Clore and I will send you some 03:07 PM - 14 Feb 2017 Reply Retweet Favorite Note: Vivienne Clore is her agent. Then last Friday, Val and Ed Sheeran were presenting for Comic Relief, albeit at different locations at the O2. Comic Relief / Via bbc.co.uk And it was like "WOAH!" They're in the same building presenting on the same show. If this doesn't happen, then what is life? And they were close to each other. Val was presenting from a pizza restaurant. Sheeran was performing in a room only three minutes away from her. google.co.uk Yes, I looked this up on Google Maps don't judge me. But alas, they did not meet. And the morning after Val shared this devastating tweet from Paddington train station. Valerie Ann Stones @valstones Sat on Paddington station waiting for a train back home , so sad I didn't get to meet Ed Sheeran perhaps another ti… https://t.co/hctoHOmHJW 10:06 AM - 25 Mar 2017 Reply Retweet Favorite I don't know why, but a photo of Val with balloons alone really got to me.When asked why they didn't meet, she responded: "I was making puddings... and didn't get back until he had left 😢" Val needs to meet Sheeran. It must happen. It has to happen. Other Bake Off contestants have now started to get involved in this campaign too. Twitter: @cakesmyth Rav too. Twitter: @RavSBansal She tweeted this when she heard that Ed Sheeran was going to be playing at Glastonbury Festival. Twitter: @valstones But she couldn't get tickets :/ Twitter: @notboisterous I mean, the ticket sale was last year... perhaps we could try the resale? Please make them meet each other. Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF BBC / Love Productions PLEEEAAAAAAASSSSSEEEEEEEEEEE. Twitter: @valstones Update: A representative for Ed Sheeran has been contacted to ask if they can meet. We will update if we hear back.