Our People (a selection)

Paramjit, Head Decorator and Finisher


Head Decorator and Finisher

Simply a great cake decorator and finisher.

Steve, Head Baker


Head Baker

Really knows how to bake a very good cake.

Viv (and scone), Logistics Supervisor

Viv (and scone)

Logistics Supervisor

In charge of moving cakes anywhere and everywhere.

Sarah, Cake Expert - Nat Accounts


Cake Expert - Nat Accounts

Looks after some key larger customers.

David, Cake Expert - West


Cake Expert - West

Looks after our customers in Wales & W/SW England.

Paula, Cake Expert - North


Cake Expert - North

Looks after our customers in N England/Wales, Scotland & Ireland.

Laura, New Cake Developer


New Cake Developer

Dreams up new cake recipes and then makes them work.

Abda, Planning Manager


Planning Manager

Plans what we need to bake and buys the necessary ingredients.

Melissa, Technical Controller


Technical Controller

In charge of the complex science of making cakes.

Simon, Sales Director


Sales Director

30 years in foodservice and still looking this good...

Michael, Bakery Director


Bakery Director

Runs the new bakery - and built it.

Parry, Managing Director


Managing Director

Quiet enough generally. Gets involved when needed.

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Our Story So Far

Welcome to The Handmade Cake Company. For 30 years we've been baking lovely, award-winning cakes by hand for caterers, coffee shops and similar businesses. We hope you find our website useful. If you prefer to phone us, our number is at the top of this page.

We started life 30 years ago in the kitchen of Diana Maher, a really good cook who Anne and Andrew Perry turned to... Read On

What's New?

What's New

January 2015

ALLERGEN LABELLING rules - all our labels have been updated in good time. If you want to see which cakes contain which allergens, please click here

GREAT TASTE AWARDS 2014 Over the summer we won 4 gold awards for our Zucchini & Lime Cake, Banana & Walnut Loaf and 2 of our GLUTEN-FREE lines - GF Chocolate Brownie and GF Caramel Heaven.

NEW CAKES IN 2014 Iced Lemon Drizzle Cake, Raspberry & Brownie Layer Cake, 2 new GLUTEN-FREE traybakes, Toffee Popcorn Slice, Continental Cupcakes, Triple Angel Cake, Belgian Chocolate Cake.