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Baking at a festival: a day in the life of our mobile bakery

Baking at a festival: a day in the life of our mobile bakery

Baguettes, bubble guns and baking – it’s all in a day’s work for our mobile bakery team as they keep the festival crowds in cupcakes. Prepping o...
The Hummingbird Bakery at Latitude Festival

The Hummingbird Bakery at Latitude Festival

As the fun-filled festival season continues, our bakery-on-wheels camps out in Henham Park in Suffolk to bake fresh at Latitude 2012. We must admi...
Happy 4th July!

Happy 4th July!

Not an American? Not a problem! We don’t think that’s any kind of a reason to miss out on a perfectly good celebration and an excuse for an extra-s...
The Hummingbird Bakery at Cornbury Music Festival

The Hummingbird Bakery at Cornbury Music Festival

Somewhere in a leafy Oxfordshire field this weekend, festivalgoers are enjoying what may be their very first taste of The Hummingbird Bakery’s famo...
Serving up a treat with tennis-themed Wimbledon Cupcakes

Serving up a treat with tennis-themed Wimbledon Cupcakes

Celebrate the tennis event of the year with specially created Wimbledon Cupcakes from The Hummingbird Bakery kitchens! Grassy lawns, tennis balls,...
The Hummingbird Bakery at Isle of Wight Festival

The Hummingbird Bakery at Isle of Wight Festival

It’s muddy and rainy but nothing will keep the crowds from freshly baked cupcakes as The Hummingbird Bakery visits the Isle of Wight Festival 2012!...
The Hummingbird Bakery at Lovebox Festival

The Hummingbird Bakery at Lovebox Festival

It’s a momentous occasion, the smell of Hummingbird cupcakes baking in Victoria Park for Lovebox 2012 as our new Mobile Unit gets its first outing!...
Top ten tips for baking the perfect cupcake for your Diamond Jubilee party

Top ten tips for baking the perfect cupcake for your Diamond Jubilee party

As plans for Jubilee celebrations get under way, both the weather and ovens up and down the country are heating up in preparation for the big bake....
Happy St. George’s Day!

Happy St. George’s Day!

Take a look at our special edition red and white St. George’s Day cupcakes - available in store today. They don’t call it a feast day for nothing!...
The making of our Easter Chocolate Cake

The making of our Easter Chocolate Cake

Get behind the scenes of The Hummingbird Bakery kitchens and discover just how our luxurious chocolate layer cake gets its Easter look! The Easter ...
Easter Hand Decorated cupcakes now in-store

Easter Hand Decorated cupcakes now in-store

Hop down to The Hummingbird Bakery and see how we’re making Easter a time for sweet treats! Spring is in full swing at The Hummingbird Bakery! We’v...
Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with shamrock cupcakes – in-store tomorrow!

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with shamrock cupcakes – in-store tomorrow!

Special edition shamrock cupcakes to be available in all five Hummingbird Bakery branches in celebration of St. Patrick’s Day 2012! If you’re goin...