Bakers’ Fair is to host several live talks at Bolton Arena on Sunday 3 October. Confirmed speakers include Edward Chatwin from Chatwins, who will be giving a marketing talk, including tips on shop display and how to promote yourself locally. Mike Holling, National Association of Master Bakers chairman and Birds of Derby retail and sales manager, will speak about two recent fires at Birds, including insurance issues and crisis plans.

John Robertshaw from Bako North Western, will carry out sandwich demonstrations, using different types of bread and ingredients. The show offers visitors the chance to meet key suppliers under one roof and source new products and equipment. Register for free at