Get to Bakers’ Fair

Bakers’ Fair Spring takes place this weekend Sunday 10 April, so don’t forget to register to attend. Open from 9.30am-4pm, the event will feature a whole host of different exhibitors, talks and demonstrations on The Stage, and the National Association of Master Bakers’ Bakery Competitions with prizes to be awarded by celebrity Linda Lusardi. Visit for more information or to register for free.

Kingsmill teams up with cartoon duo

In partnership with Wallace & Gromit’s creator Aardman, Kingsmill bread, rolls, crumpets, muffins and pancakes are to feature collectable tokens, which can be used to claim an exclusive range of Wallace & Gromit-branded inventions, including The Rapide-o-Matic Preserve Dispenser, The Wallace & Gromit Holder Egg Cups and The Safe-o-Matic Lunchbox.

Scholarship chances

The Worshipful Company of Bakers is inviting bakers to apply for its annual scholarships, bursaries and accolades. Successful recipients will attend an all-expenses-paid trip to Italy, which will include a three-day course in English, covering Italian bread, pastries and a study tour. The closing date for applications is 2 May. For details call 020 7623 2223 or visit