School fete cake recipes

Baking for a school fair or village fete cake stall? These tried-and-recommended Mumsnet cake recipes will have people queuing to buy.

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Large cakes

victoria sponge

Victoria sponge is the classic, closely followed by lemon drizzle. 

Fairy cake recipes

school fair cake stall recipes

Dot small sponge cakes with dolly mixtures for wow-factor without much effort. 

Traybake recipes


Traybakes are easy to transport to the fete without mishap and a cinch to scale up.  


Flapjack recipes

flapjacks recipe

Everyone loves flapjacks, and they're a healthier alternative to the cake-and-choc-fest. 


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