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National Cupcake Week has taken social media by storm, with thousands of Tweets from charities, supermarkets, independent bakeries and even home bakers.

What’s the difference between a cupcake and a fairy cake?

It’s National Cupcake Week and Britain’s bakers have gone crazy using the hashtag #NationalCupcakeWeek to share their delicious creations.

Gallery: National Cupcake Week 2017

It’s National Cupcake Week! Started by British Baker eight years ago, the seven-day event has already taken Twitter by storm, reaching second place in the trend chart yesterday.

British Baker's National Cupcake Week

With National Cupcake Week 2017 approaching faster than you can say hundreds and thousands, we've got more events planned than you could shake a piping bag at.

Want to know more? We bet you do! ... keep an eagle eye on our twitter page @cupcakeweek


Want to be involved? Course you do! Email cupcakes@wrbm.com and give us your brilliant ideas and photographs of your beautiful creations. That'd just be the icing on the cupcake.


We'd love to work with as many of you as possible to make this National Cupcake Week bigger and better than ever before, so get those creative juices flowing, ovens a-warming and let’s not forget to ice, ice baby…

National Cupcake Week: the calm after the sugar rush

A look at who took part, where and when, to help bakers make the most of the sales opportunity.

National Cupcake Championships judging begins

The entries are now closed and judging is under way. Some lucky bakers could be within a chance of being crowned this year’s British Baker’s Cupcake Champion.

Video: National Cupcake Championships 2016 want YOU

The National Cupcake Championships 2016 are officially open for entries from the great and the good of the cupcake world.

Cupcakes take over the internet

National Cupcake Week took the internet by storm last week, reaching hundreds of thousands of people on Twitter.

Cupcake winners
Helen Bollen of Mrs B's Cakes (centre right) won three categories as well as Overall Champion
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Wiltshire baker takes the National Cupcake crown

A baker from Wiltshire swept the board at the National Cupcake Championships 2015 winning three categories as well as the Overall Champion crown. 

National Cupcake Week
National Cupcake Week is for bakers! Download posters to tell your customers
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Get your poster for National Cupcake Week - one week to go!

National Cupcake Week (14 to 20 September) is nearly here and we encourage all bakers to get involved. 

Mary Eastman
Mary Eastman of Mary's Fairies has seen increased interest after being shortlisted in the National Cupcake Championships
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Cupcake Championship finalist sees orders influx

A baker has seen an uplift in cake orders following her announcement of becoming a finalist in the National Cupcake Championships 2015. 

Jen's Cupcakery
Jennifer Sutton is a finalist in the National Cupcake Championships 2015
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Radio interview for Cupcake Championship finalist

A finalist in the National Cupcake Championships 2015 has revealed business plans live on the radio as we gear up for the final. 

National Cupcake Championships
National Cupcake Championships: final call for entries
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Have you entered yet? Final call for Cupcake Champions

It is the last chance for wannabe cupcake champions to get their entries in for the National Cupcake Championships. 

What are you waiting for? Cupcake title is open

We are down to the wire for entries to see which baker will be crowned Cupcake Champion 2015 – the deadline is Thursday 6 August. 

Only five days until Cupcake Championships deadline

Bakers have just five days to enter the National Cupcake Championships 2015 as we confirm events for the grand final.

NCW
Enter the National Cupcake Championships today
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Nine reasons why you need to enter the National Cupcake Championships

National Cupcake Week is back! From 14 to 20 September we shall be all about the little cakes and we want bakers to get involved as well. 

National Cupcake Week
Get your entries in for the National Cupcake Championships
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Cupcake Championships: get your entries in now

Today marks one month to go in the countdown to the National Cupcake Championships entry deadline - have you got yours in yet? 

National Cupcake Week
National Cupcake Week is back and we invite you to enter the Championships
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Do you have a winning cupcake?

National Cupcake Week is back for 2015 and with it comes a new-look National Cupcake Championships. 

John Young’s blog –Judging at the Cupcake Championships

Orchard Valley Foods’ national sales manager looks back at Cake International and considers the longevity of the cupcake.

National Cupcake Championship
Laura Morris wins overall in the National Cupcake Championship homebakers' category
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National Cupcake Champions announced

Daniel Addy and Laura Morris took the top prizes at this year’s National Cupcake Championships. 

Mich Turner
Mich Turner will present cupcake winners with their awards
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Celebrity cake-maker to present Cupcake Championships

Luxury cake-maker and TV star Mich Turner will present the National Cupcake Championship winners with their awards next month at the NEC. 

National Cupcake Week makes its mark on Twitter

The sixth National Cupcake Week (15 to 21 September) gained huge attraction on social media with an average of 600,000 Twitter accounts reached each day of the week. 

National Cupcake Week
Emily Johnson of Upsy Daisy Bakery teaches Ruth and Eammon to ice cupcakes
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National Cupcake Week captures nation’s attention

National Cupcake Week caught the attention of the nation’s media last week – after it appeared on television twice and saw social media get fully behind it. 

Scottish referendum
Voting for Scottish independence via cupcakes
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Scottish independence: let the cupcakes decide

Cupcakes don’t just look pretty and taste good - they are also a barometer of political opinion judging by an unexpected twist in the Scottish independence referendum.

National Cupcake Week means TV appearance for British Baker

British Baker's associate editor Lesley Foottit has made her TV début to speak about National Cupcake Week in a live broadcast. 

Strawberry Cheesecake flavour cupcakes launched in line with National Cupcake Week
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Supermarkets get involved in Cupcake Week

Sainsbury’s has launched its new cupcake products in line with National Cupcake Week.

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National Cupcake Championship finalists revealed
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National Cupcake Week competition finalists revealed!

The wait is over and we can reveal the best cupcake makers in the UK today - the first day of National Cupcake Week. 

Brace yourselves! Just seven days until National Cupcake Week

Calling all bakers! You had better sit down and prepare yourselves because National Cupcake Week 2014 is just a week away.

National Cupcake Week
Mary Berry present home baker winner Sriskandarasa at the 2013 cupcake awards
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Last chance to be a National Cupcake Week champion!

You had better get baking because there is still time to enter your cupcake masterpiece in the National Cupcake Championships 2014.

The winning formula: National Cupcake Week champ tells all

As the deadline for the National Cupcake Championships 2014 draws near, Bronya Smolen speaks to last year's home baker winner, Shalini Sriskandarasa, about how it felt to take the crown. 

Keep calm! National Cupcake Championships deadline extended

Think you have missed out on entering the National Cupcake Championships? Then think again… as the deadline for entries has been extended.

National Cupcake Week
National Cupcake Championships: entry deadline is almost here
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Enter the National Cupcake Championships NOW!

Time is running out to prove your baking prowess by entering the National Cupcake Championships for National Cupcake Week (15 to 21 September).

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National Cupcake Championships: four days to enter
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One week to enter National Cupcake Championships

The deadline for entries for the National Cupcake Championships is this Friday (15 August).

Nine days left to enter National Cupcake Championships

Nine days remain for professional bakers to have their shot at the cupcake crown this year.

National Cupcake Week
National Cupcake Championships: deadline for entry is 15 August
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Time running out to enter National Cupcake Championships

Professional bakers have less than two weeks left to pit their skills against peers for cupcake maker glory.

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National Cupcake Week gains another sponsor
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National Cupcake Week sponsored by Barry Callebaut

National Cupcake Week (15 to 21 September) is delighted to reveal high quality chocolate manufacturer Barry Callebaut as an official sponsor.

Vintage tea set
Vintage tea set
Maximise on vintage tea this summer
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Bakers urged to have a Vintage Tea summer

National Cupcake Week’s major charity partner Wellbeing of Women reminds bakers that Vintage Tea Week will run throughout summer and there are plenty of ways to get involved.

Bakeries urged to get involved in Vintage Tea Week

National Cupcake Week’s major sponsor Wellbeing of Women is hosting a Vintage Tea Week in June and is urging bakeries to get involved.

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