Wedding cakes Wills and Kate will not be commissioning No.1: pork pie wedding cakes

Yes, it’s the latest trend in the north east. Three tiers of pig and pastry to satisfy a savoury palette. Devised by Tyneside family butchers Dicksons, the business has seen rising demand for the 11.5kg creation. "Initially we made one or two for staff and their families, but have since received quite a few requests, so know there is a market for such a savoury treat," said marketing manager Elena Dickson.