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10th Anniversary: Wish us Happy Birthday!

10th Anniversary: Wish us Happy Birthday!

The Hummingbird Bakery is turning 10 this year and to celebrate we are running a competition or giveaway for each month of 2014! In 2004, The Humm...
The Hummingbird Bakery Islington 1st Birthday Giveaway

The Hummingbird Bakery Islington 1st Birthday Giveaway

To celebrate the first birthday of our Islington bakery, we’ve a special cupcake giveaway to share with you!   The Hummingbird Bakery Islington’s f...
Sweet baking ideas for Valentine’s Day

Sweet baking ideas for Valentine’s Day

It has all gone a bit heart-shaped at The Hummingbird Bakery. If you’re looking to sweeten up your special someone with a just-for-you bake, try ou...
‘Home Sweet Home’: new cookbook out soon!

‘Home Sweet Home’: new cookbook out soon!

Eager home bakers rejoice! We are delighted to announce that the third book from The Hummingbird Bakery, ‘Home Sweet Home: 100 new recipes for baki...
New Year Cupcakes 2013

New Year Cupcakes 2013

It has been an irresistibly yummy year of frosting topped treats – which we have every intention of rounding off in style with sparkly special edit...
Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas!

Pull on your warmest winter coat, don your mittens and tune up for a festive cupcake carolling countdown with The Hummingbird Bakers. Ready for a ...
World AIDS Day 2012

World AIDS Day 2012

The Hummingbird Bakery Soho has teamed up with Terrence Higgins Trust to create limited edition cupcakes for World AIDS Day. World AIDS Day takes p...
Thanksgiving Baking

Thanksgiving Baking

Are you celebrating Thanksgiving? London’s home of American baking takes a look at some of the traditional Thanksgiving treats and shares tips on p...
Halloween haunts The Hummingbird Bakery

Halloween haunts The Hummingbird Bakery

Something sinister is afoot at the five London branches of The Hummingbird Bakery… a cold chill tells us that Halloween must be here! Spooky sponge...
The Hummingbird Bakery at CarFest North

The Hummingbird Bakery at CarFest North

We’re revving up our engines to bake at CarFest North this weekend – join us for treats as we travel to Cholmondeley Castle in Cheshire! Hot on th...
The Hummingbird Bakery at Bath Racecourse Ladies Day 2012

The Hummingbird Bakery at Bath Racecourse Ladies Day 2012

Join The Hummingbird Bakery’s mobile bakery at Bath Racecourse to share in the fun, glamour and excitement of Ladies Day 2012. Read on for details ...
The Hummingbird Bakery at Camp Bestival

The Hummingbird Bakery at Camp Bestival

Cupcakes are coming to Lulworth Castle as our mobile bakery motors down to Camp Bestival for another unforgettable festival of music, fun and frost...