10 Ways to Support the Colossal Cake Sale

Monday 7 April 2014

People all over the country (and some in Europe!) are holding cakes sales to fundraise for our heroes, and it’s not too late to join in the fun.  Listed below are a few of the different ways that people are 'doing their bit' for the 2014 Colossal Cake Sale.  What could you do?

Aldridge Fire Station Aldridge Fire Station

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Aldridge Fire Station in the West Midlands is holding a cake sale on 10 April.  

Could you get your workplace to take part?  Ask some of your colleagues to help by baking some cakes or biscuits. You'll have a happy, smiley workplace and raise money for a good cause!



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Chocolate CupcakesThe Filling Station Sandwich Shop

The Filling Station in Batley, West Yorkshire is holding a cake sale on 23 April and they’re already practicing what cakes they are going to make. 

We think these are going to sell out in minutes!


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At School

11 year old Kieron and three of his friends are organising a cake sale at school. If you're a parent or Govenor, why not hold a cake sale at break time or after school?

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1000 Cupcakes

Kate in Hull is baking 1000 cupcakes over 2 weeks and selling them to local businesses. 

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Help for Heroes Recovery Centres  Phoenix House Recovery Centre

Chavasse VC House Recovery Centre in Colchester are holding a ‘Bake Off’ and the finished products will be sold at the Colchester Cake Sale on 3 May. 

Veterans at Phoenix House Recovery Centre in Catterick have already held a ‘Bake Off’ and here is a picture with their incredible cakes!

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In the Garden

Louise, Helen, Lisa and Jillian are holding cake sales in their gardens for friends and neighbours. 

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Whitworths Sugar

Whitworths Sugar

The Colossal Cake Sale sponsors ‘Whitworths Sugar’ launched the campaign with a cake sale of their own.  We hear that these biscuits went down very well!



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Topps Tiles

84 branches of Topps Tiles around the country are holding a cake sale on Friday 2 May.

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Book and Bake

Book and Bake

Sarah organised a ‘Book and Bake’ day at work.  Colleagues donated books and cakes, with everything sold for £1 each.



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Bloomsbury Hotel

The Bloomsbury Hotel

The Bloomsbury Hotel is joining in and are even designing a special cake!  Here is a selection of their cakes to tempt your tastebuds!


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Help us to make this year’s Colossal Cake Sale truly colossal!  To receive your free fundraising pack and to register click here


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