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Research finds that eating chocolate cake for breakfast can be good for you!

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Science has found that eating cake for breakfast can actually lead to weight loss! We know what you’re probably thinking? This is simply too good to be true! You may also be wondering whether or not you should trust a company which specialises in cake decorating as a source with this sort of information?¬†ūü§Ē However,…

Spotlight On: Sachiko Windbiel

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Sachiko Windbiel: Japan is well known for its decorative culture so¬†it comes as no surprise that Sachiko Windbiel, one of the best cake decorators in the world today, originally comes from its shores. Growing up on the West Coast of Japan, Sachiko was exposed to a lot of fantastic illustrators from a very young age…

The Tale Behind the Bookbug Cake

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If you follow us on Facebook, then you may have noticed this incredible cake Paul made recently? You may also have questioned¬†just exactly what it is? Paul was approached by a friend, Rosie Cake Diva,¬†and asked if he would make a cake to mark the opening of Oak Furniture’s new store in Kircaldy, Fife. ¬†But…

The Great British Bake Off – the best cakes so far

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We’re sure that by now, you have grown a little impatient waiting for the new series of The Great British Bake Off? However, not to fear as we at PBSS¬†have enough GBBO content to keep you going a little while longer. That’s because our cake tutorial launched on the 10th of August 2017 is taken…

Sachiko Windbiel coming to the studio

We are delighted to announce that the amazingly talented Sachiko will be visiting Paul Bradford Sugarcraft School¬†in early July to create a couple of amazing tutorials for you. Sachiko¬†is a multi award winning designer and whilst originally from Japan so now lives and works in New York. The designs to be be filmed are still…

Free Cakes For Kids Goes To Cake International

In case you haven’t heard of Free Cakes For Kids here’s a little bit about what they do. Free Cakes For Kids are a community service to families in the UK who find it difficult to provide a birthday cake for their child. This could be for a variety of reasons such as illness, low…

Join Paul at Make & Bake Festival 2017

We’re excited to announce, Paul will be running workshops and demos at this year’s Make & Bake Festival in North Yorkshire! Join Paul at the fantastic event in Ripley Castle near Harrogate on Sunday 25th June. Over two days, you can enjoy showcases by some of the finest makers, bakers, chefs, designers, and crafters from…

PBSS gift vouchers – just landed!

They’re here – with Paul Bradford Sugarcraft School gift vouchers you can spoil your mum, dad, brother, sister, son, daughter, cousin, lover, pal, partner, dog-walker, neighbour and babysitter rotten! Whether it’s a special birthday or a thoughtful Christmas gift, treat your cakey loved one to improved cake decorating skills with one of our newly launched…

Cake International 2016: Our Facebook Live moments

We came, we saw, we caked. And when it was all over, we shed a few tears… of joy! Here are some of the moments we captured of the weekend on Facebook Live. Aaah, memories… Cake International 2016 Let’s start where it all began – the set up. Watch a quick wee clip of David…

We won! PBSS scoops Cake Masters award for Best Learning Experience 2016

We are absolutely over the moon to say – we won the Cake Masters Award for Best Learning Experience 2016! The award “congratulates any teacher, school or online resource that delivers real value and skills in an accessible way” and the winner was picked by a panel of expert judges. We are delighted to know…

Chocolate cake for breakfast? Yes, please!

It’s the good news we’ve all been waiting for… having chocolate cake for your breakfast could actually be good for your health. Top food guru and culinary director at the advertising firm Sterling-Rice Group, Liz Moskow, has told the Food Business News that she predicts 2017 will be the year we see chocolate cake pop…

Celebrate good times! Over 1,000 reviews on Feefo

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We just wanted to share the excellent news that we‚Äôve now received over 1,000 reviews on Feefo. Feefo is a global feedback engine which recognises excellence in customer service, so we‚Äôre over the moon. Thanks to consistently high scores we‚Äôve received an overall rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars, and have been awarded Gold…