15 pictures of mouthwatering cakes and bakeries in Sheffield from over the years

There’s nothing quite like a cuppa and and a slice of cake.

Sunday, 24th May 2020, 9:31 am
These two Mrytle Springs students 'Gave it up for Ghana' in 1999 and where rewarded for their efforts with a cake made free by the blue moon cafe. Left to right are, Gurprit Jabbal, 14, Oxfam sheffield campaigner Fernanda deGouveia and 14 year old Gina Barrett.
These two Mrytle Springs students 'Gave it up for Ghana' in 1999 and where rewarded for their efforts with a cake made free by the blue moon cafe. Left to right are, Gurprit Jabbal, 14, Oxfam sheffield campaigner Fernanda deGouveia and 14 year old Gina Barrett.

Cake can fix most problems. Sad? Have cake. Happy? Have cake? Peckish? Have cake, it is that special something that brings communities and families together.

So put your feet up and try not to feel too hungry as you take a look back at some of the amazing creations made by Sheffield bakers over the years.

Pictured at Perfectionery the cake bread and bun shop on Sharrow Vale Road, Sheffield, which has been trading for 20 years in 2006. Seen is Lynda Barber in the shop with cherry bakewells.

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Shortly after official opening the Bracken Hill Primary School Christmas Fair, Secrerary of State for Education Right Hon. David Blunket MP with pupils, staff and event Organisers took a look at the cake stall in 1999
Orders for cakes and sandwiches were being taken by fax and e-Mail at the Cake Box back in 2000. In the bike hamper is Leanne Carter-Ashton, holding the fax machine is Carol Parratt, on the bike is Douglas Parratt and holding the snacks is Dawn Flegg.
Pictured at Westfield school, Mosborough, Sheffield, where a cake sale was held to raise cash for a new pair of artificial legs for pupil Jamie Leigh Griffiths who is seen in the centre with her friends around her in 2000
Chef Stefan Moverley with part of the record breaking World's longest cake he helped to bake for charity at the Old Rectory, Handsworth, Sheffield in 2001
Nick Dunhill (right) of the Blue Moon cafe pictured presenting a Vegan cake to Geoff Usher of HARC in 2001
Pictured is Addy Munroe who makes specialist wedding cakes at her shop Iglesia Cake Shop in Norfolk Hill, Grenoside in 2004
Pictured at the Stubbins Community Centre Firth Park in 2008 was Sheffield Lord Mayor, Jane Bird, as she sampled some cake
The Mayor & Mayoress of Barnsley Cllr Ken & Beryl Sanderson hosted a 'Indoor Street Party' to celebrate the 75th Birthday of Barnsley Town Hall in 2008,and one of Barnsley's Reisdents Terry Wilmott who shares the same date December 14th for his 75th Birthday were invited as a special guest along with other guests to the party inside the Town Hall......Pictured is the Birthday Cake brought into the guests
The wedding cake of Artist Jan Osler, who will be got married in 2009 to partner Mick Burrows
Roses the Bakers in Sheffield won a number of awards in 2010 including one for Best Novelty Cake which was made by Hannah Midgley
Mum Paula Boyer with her "Boob" Cake at the Mexbrough Breast Feeding Support Group at their Breast is Best Coffee Morning in 2013
Strictly Come Baking, where bakers took their cakes and cookies, using fair trade ingredients to be judged by three of Sheffields reverends, from left, Vernon Marsh, Terry Tolan and Simon Cowling back in 2013
From left:Betty Chadwick, of Bessacarr, Jean Elliott, of Armthorpe, and Betty Armstrong, of Belle Vue held their decorated funeral cakes for Dying Matters Awareness week at Doncaster Carers Centre in 2013
Anna from the Green Cafewith her Guinness Cake in 2013