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Pauline & Howard Celebrate their Ruby Anniversary
Pauline & Howard Celebrate their Ruby Anniversary
This lovely cake consists of a 10" Fruit bottom tier with a 6" Victoria Sponge top tier. The cake topper is handmade Icing Roses
Dawn & Adam's Wedding Cake
Dawn & Adam's Wedding Cake
This beautiful 4-Tier sponge Wedding Cake has a Chocolate Truffle Base and Top Tier, a White Chocolate & Raspberry 2nd Tier and the Deep Pink Tier is Coffee & Walnut, It was designed by Dawn, the Bride, and she was thrilled with it., Coming soon...Dawn & Adam's Wedding Cake Story on this website.
Geoff's Routemaster Bus Cake
Geoff's Routemaster Bus Cake
A life-long enthusiast of buses, Geoff was absolutely delighted when his daughters organised this cake for his 80th birthday.
A Pamper Birthday!
A Pamper Birthday!
Elizabeth loves playing with make-up so her Mum organised a 'Pamper Party' for her 6th birthday and this cake went perfectly!
8" Victoria Sponge 70th Birthday Cake
8" Victoria Sponge 70th Birthday Cake
This 'Sparkly' Winter Wonderland cake was made for Andrea's mum for her 70th Birthday in January. Right on cue, a covering of snow fell the evening before the celebrations!
Tracy's Favourite Raspberry & White Chocolate Cake
Tracy's Favourite Raspberry & White Chocolate Cake
Following on from Tracy & Anthony's Wedding in October 2016, Tracy's mum, Karen, asked me to make a Raspberry & White Chocolate birthday cake for Tracy in December. The Icing was all Raspberry Buttercream.
Black & White Silhouette Wedding Cake
Black & White Silhouette Wedding Cake
Many Congratulations to Mr & Mrs Chris Johnston who got married on 19th November 2016. They chose this cake to complement their Monochrome Wedding Theme. The bottom tier is Chocolate Truffle with a Rich Chocolate Buttercream and the two top tiers were Raspberry Cake,filled with a delicious Raspberry Buttercream. Yummy!
Look out for the 'Emily & Chris Wedding Cake Story' page on this website soon!
Mike's 30th Rugby Cake
Mike's 30th Rugby Cake
Hayley asked me to make her husband Mike a 30th birthday cake with a rugby theme. His favourite team, Wigan Warriors, logo is shown at the corners.
Meet 'Dave' The Minion
Meet 'Dave' The Minion
This little fella was made for Michael to celebrate his 6th Birthday. Inside is a classic Victoria sponge with vanilla cream and strawberry jam! Yummy!!
I Caught a Whopper!
I Caught a Whopper!
Many congratulations Barry on your 60th Birthday!! You're a very lucky man to have actually caught a fish this big and to have celebrated your birthday with your loving family.
Model Railway In a Shed!
Model Railway In a Shed!
Eleanor saw 'The Shed & Garden Cake' on display at Walton Lea and asked if I could make an interpretation of this cake for her husband's 70th birthday. This shed houses his model railway - and of course their dog, a cocker-spaniel with tan eyebrows had to take centre stage - well almost!
Blossom & Buttercream
Blossom & Buttercream
Many Congratulations to Mr & Mrs Hallwood on their wedding day 8th October 2016. To find out more about how this cake was made and to read Tracy & Anthony's Wedding Cake Story, see the 'Tracy & Anthony's Cake' Page on this site.
Radley Handbag Cake
Radley Handbag Cake
Karen and her friends planned a special surprise for two of their other friends- Sandra who was celebrating her 50th and Angie who was also celebrating her 60th birthday at the same time. The lucky girls' were given Radley handbags as gifts - so what better way to celebrate than with champagne and a Radley Handbag Cake!!
12"Victoria Sponge Homor Simpson Cake
12"Victoria Sponge Homor Simpson Cake
This cake was made for Paul's 18th, it is three dimensional, The doughnuts and cans of 'Duff' beer stand proud of the Homor image.
8" Embossed Golden Wedding Cake
8" Embossed Golden Wedding Cake
This rich moist fruit cake was made for Harry and Elsie who are visiting their relations in the UK from Australia.
Coffee & Walnut Birthday Cake
Coffee & Walnut Birthday Cake
Anne's daughter, Christine, asked me if I could make her mum's favourite cake into a birthday cake. It was a pleasure, as you can see I covered the rich roasted coffee sponge sandwich cake with a coffee flavoured/coloured fondant to 'set the scene'. Apparently it brought a tear to Anne's eye and the family polished it off without any problem!
Holiday Time
Holiday Time
This cake is Rich Fruit and was submitted into the Cheshire Show.
Bon Voyage!
Bon Voyage!
This suitcase cake is Rich fruit Cake and was made for exhibiting at The Cheshire Show where I was delighted when it received full marks.
Daniel's Astronomy Cake
Daniel's Astronomy Cake
Congratulations Daniel on your 16th Birthday! Daniel's Mum Christine asked me to make an Astronomy Cake for Daniel as it's a subject he has a keen interest in. I made this domed 9" round Victoria Sponge and split it three times with strawberry jam top and bottom and a middle layer of vanilla cream. Yummy!!
Claire's 50th BirthdayTriathlon Cake
Claire's 50th BirthdayTriathlon Cake
Claire's sister Jan organised this surprise cake for Claire for her 50th birthday.
All sponge, the bottom is a 10" Vanilla split with Vanilla & Strawberry Jam, the middle 7" tier is chocolate fillled twice with chocolate buttercream and the top is a 4" lemon sponge filled with sicilian lemon curd and lemon buttercream.
Laser Quest Chocolate Cake
Laser Quest Chocolate Cake
Pals Sam & Daniel both celebrated their 6th birthday with a Laser Quest Party. This cake was made to represent the action and was shared between 30 little hungry mouths.
Happy Birthday Mum
Happy Birthday Mum
Claire asked me to make a very special birthday cake for her Mum. This traditional 10" Victoria Sponge is filled with Vanilla Buttercream and Lashings of Strawberry Jam. It has a handcrafted floral spray as decoration.
Charlotte's 21st Fairy Castle
Charlotte's 21st Fairy Castle
Mum & Dad, Mike & Chris asked me to make this 'showstopper' cake for their daughter Charlotte's 21st. I'm told Charlotte is a real 'girly-girl' and will love this castle with the addition of Rapunzel and her long flowing golden locks. The main three tiers are Victoria Sponge with Vanilla cream and Strawberry Jam, the five turrets are made with swiss roll. So.. Have a wonderful Day Charlotte, Many congratulations and enjoy your cake.
McMillan Cancer Charity Coffee Morning Cake
McMillan Cancer Charity Coffee Morning Cake
This 8" square traditional vanilla genoese sponge was filled with strawberry jam and vanilla buttercream. It was commissioned by Jackie and her daughter Cathy as a 'showstopper' for their McMilllan Coffee Morning on 25th September. It was soon a talking point and an excellent ice breaker. Well done to everyone involved, it was a lovely morning and hopefully raised lots of cash for the charity.
Phil's Northern Soul Birthday Cake
Phil's Northern Soul Birthday Cake
Claire wanted a birthday cake with a Northern Soul theme for her brother Phil. The cake was for the family to share after Sunday Lunch and to suit all tastes was a 9" round Victoria Sponge Sandwich split twice with Strawberry Jam and Vanilla Buttercream. Finished with Fondant Icing the cake was topped with a suitably themed edible transfer.
4 Tier Sponge Rustic Wedding Cake
4 Tier Sponge Rustic Wedding Cake
See 'Sophie & Grant's Page, on this website, for full details of this cake and their story.
Lesley's Strictly Rainbow Cake
Lesley's Strictly Rainbow Cake
This 8" Square Sponge hides a nice surprise! Inside it has four layers of sponge in vivid red, yellow, blue and green! The layers all taste of moist lemon madeira with a lemon buttercream filling. Yummy!!
Inside the Vibrant Rainbow Cake
Inside the Vibrant Rainbow Cake
The vibrant inside view of Lesley's Strictly Rainbow Cake.
Shed/Garden/Allotment Cake
Shed/Garden/Allotment Cake
This cake would make an ideal retirement cake, it was made for display at Walton Lea Garden Shop
Strictly Dancing!
Strictly Dancing!
An 8"Square Madeira Sponge Cake split twice with Vanilla Buttercream and Strawberry Jam.
Mandy's 30th Birthday Cake
Mandy's 30th Birthday Cake
The bottom tier is a Vanilla Genoese Sponge split twice with vanilla buttercream and strawberry jam, the top tier is a rich Chocolate Truffle Cake split twice with a Belgian Chocolate ganache filling.
Dan's 50th Birthday Surprise!
Dan's 50th Birthday Surprise!
3 Fruit Cake Tiers, 9",7",4" with Iced Decorations
Wallace & Gromit 50th Birthday Cake
Wallace & Gromit 50th Birthday Cake
A 3-tier Fruit Cake, this design was taken from the film 'The Wrong Trousers' and features Wallace in hot pursuit of villain 'Feathers McGraw'
Joan's 70th Birthday Surprise!
Joan's 70th Birthday Surprise!
Another 3-Tier Gift Cake, this time for a female
The 'Twins' Mini Sponge  Stacked Birthday Cakes
The 'Twins' Mini Sponge Stacked Birthday Cakes
Claire asked me to make these cakes for her twin brother and sister Glenn and Jan.The idea came when she couldn't decide on which flavour of sponge to choose as the family each had their own favourite! So, Jan's cake in the lilac, cosisted of a 6" vanilla victoria sandwich, then a 4" coffee and walnut topped off with a 2" lemon cake. Glenn's cake was in sage green shades and had a 6" chocolate truffle cake, a 4" coconut cake and a 2" lemon cake. Each of these cakes was in effect a miniature version of a wedding cake. And, i'm told .....they went down a storm!!
Big Fish 30th Cake
Big Fish 30th Cake
You may well have guessed this cake is a polystyrene dummy! All the decorations for this 'Fishing Themed'' Cake were made by Gill's Cakes as the customer wanted to make her own cake. Please ask if you require a quote for decorations only.
Judith's 50th Cake
Judith's 50th Cake
10" Square Fruit Cake with Embossing
Lesley's 50th Birthday Cake
Lesley's 50th Birthday Cake
A 10" Fruit Cake topped with Sugarpaste children
Ian's 40th Goalkeeper Cake
Ian's 40th Goalkeeper Cake
An 8" Square Fruit Cake with Liverpool emblems on the corners
Roberts 6" Square 50th Cake
Roberts 6" Square 50th Cake
Ideal for a small family celebration!
Snookered!
Snookered!
A Novelty Sponge Cake Design
Gordon's 70th Birthday Cake
Gordon's 70th Birthday Cake
10" Round Fruit Cake
75th Birthday Cake
75th Birthday Cake
A 10" Square Fruit Cake
George's 80th Birthday Cake
George's 80th Birthday Cake
A 10" Square Fruit Cale
Trevor's 80th Cake
Trevor's 80th Cake
This is an 8" fruit cake and is a design I have made previously for a couple of customers. It's ideal for any age and especially when a theme isn't an obvious chocie.
Claire's Dad; 'Ken's 80th' Cake
Claire's Dad; 'Ken's 80th' Cake
This large 12" square Carrot Cake was filled with Cream Cheese Frosting and was decorated to represent the sports' Ken has an interested in. It's not easy to see on this pic but the sides are decorated with an icing white picket fence.
Tom's 80th Cake
Tom's 80th Cake
One of the most popular designs at Gill's Cakes, this decoration covered an 8" Rich Fruit Cake and was a surprise for the recipient Tom.
David's Man Utd 80th Cake
David's Man Utd 80th Cake
David's wife Sylvia asked me to make David an 80th Cake that reflected his support of his favourite club, The corners have the Man Utd emblem on icing shields.
Marjorie's 80th Cake
Marjorie's 80th Cake
George asked me to make an 8" Victoria Sponge Cake for his wife Marjorie's 80th birthday
Queen Elizabeth II 90th Birthday Cake
Queen Elizabeth II 90th Birthday Cake
This 10" Traditional Victoria Sponge Cake was made for the local WI Group who celebrated this special day with Afternoon Tea and a Cake Cutting Ceremony.
Ann-Marie's 21st
Ann-Marie's 21st
10" Square Fruit Cake
Julia's 21st
Julia's 21st
10" Square Fruit Cake with Lattice
Anne & George's Silver Wedding
Anne & George's Silver Wedding
To celebrate a Christmas Anniversary this 10" Fruit Cake was adorned with Sugar Flower posies containing pearlised holly leaves.
Lesley & Steve's Silver Wedding Cake
Lesley & Steve's Silver Wedding Cake
2-Tier Stacked Cake, Fruit and Sponge Top Tier
30th Anniversary Cake
30th Anniversary Cake
Numeral Sponge Cake
Julie & Keith's Ruby Wedding Anniversary Cake
Julie & Keith's Ruby Wedding Anniversary Cake
a 10" square fruit cake decorated with sugar roses and calla lilies
Ruby Wedding Flower Spray
Ruby Wedding Flower Spray
Handmade sugar Calla Lilies & Roses
Golden Wedding Heart Cake
Golden Wedding Heart Cake
2-Tier 6" & 10" Heart Shaped Fruit Cake
Golden Wedding Cake
Golden Wedding Cake
10" Fruit Cake Embosssed and Gold Sprayed
6" Square Golden Wedding Fruit Cake
6" Square Golden Wedding Fruit Cake
One of two cakes made for Gill & Geoff''s Golden Wedding Celebrations
6" Square Golden Wedding Fruit Cake
6" Square Golden Wedding Fruit Cake
Made for Gill & Geoff
Sugarpaste Flowers
Sugarpaste Flowers
Thomas the Tank
Thomas the Tank
Children's Designs to Order
Fairy Princess Castle
Fairy Princess Castle
Lucy's 6th Birthday Cake FairyCastle is made from a base of rich chocolate cake with a chocolate ganache filling - perfect for a fairy princess and her friends!
Sugarpaste Dogs
Sugarpaste Dogs
Just waiting to adorn your Special Cake
Ladybug
Ladybug
A Novelty Sponge Cake Design
Whitley Friendly Club Anniversary
Whitley Friendly Club Anniversary
This 8" Fruit Cake was made with a 'Handshake' topper to represent the club's ethic. I am told every crumb disappeared in record time to the delight of its members.
Toadstool Cake
Toadstool Cake
This Fairytale Cake was made for display at Walton Lea Garden Shop
Army Tank
Army Tank
A Children's Novelty Sponge Cake
Sugarpaste Flowers
Sugarpaste Flowers
Coffee & Cream Roses  4-Tier Wedding Cake
Coffee & Cream Roses 4-Tier Wedding Cake
This Cake was made for display at Walton Lea Garden Shop
Wedding Cake
Wedding Cake
6", 8", 10" Lattice Sides and Sugar Flowers
Wedding Cake
Wedding Cake
6", 8", 10" Pink Rosebud Sugar Flowers
Wedding Cake
Wedding Cake
6", 8" , 10" Traditional Horseshoe Design
Wedding Cake
Wedding Cake
Stacked 2-Tier with Iced Flowers
Wedding Cake
Wedding Cake
4-Tier with Sugar Roses
Wedding Cake
Wedding Cake
3 Tiers Raised Pillars
2 Tier Round Celebration Cake
2 Tier Round Celebration Cake
8" & 4" Round Fruit Cakes
2 Tier Square Gift Cake
2 Tier Square Gift Cake
8" & 6" Square Fruit Cakes
Birthday Cake
Birthday Cake
8" Round Fruit Cake with Sugar Flowers and a Sugarpaste Ribbon Edge
Birthday Dog
Birthday Dog
8" Round Fruit Cake
Small Embossed Gift Cake
Small Embossed Gift Cake
6" Square Fruit Cake
4" Mini Gift Cake
4" Mini Gift Cake
A Rich Fruit Cake
Christening / Baby Naming Cake
Christening / Baby Naming Cake
The top tier was taken from the parents wedding cake.
Christening/Baby Naming
Christening/Baby Naming
10" Hexagonal Fruit Cake
Sugar Flowers Basket
Sugar Flowers Basket
6" Square Fruit Cake with Sugar Flowers
Sugar Flower Basket
Sugar Flower Basket
6" Square Fruit Cake
Side View Iced Basket of Flowers
Side View Iced Basket of Flowers
The wicker effect has been piped using royal icing and the flowers are modelled using flower paste.
A Traditional Simnel Cake
A Traditional Simnel Cake
This 6" simnel is also split with a layer of marzipan
Mini Christmas Cake
Mini Christmas Cake
4" Mini Fruit Cake with Iced Christmas Wreath. These lovely cake will make an ideal gift.
Mini Christmas Cakes
Mini Christmas Cakes
These lovely 4" mini cakes are ideal for one or two people.
Christmas Mini Cake Selection
Christmas Mini Cake Selection
4" Fruit Cakes with Assorted Designs
More Mini Christmas Cakes!
More Mini Christmas Cakes!
Just choose your design!
Medium Christmas Cake Designs
Medium Christmas Cake Designs
6" Round Fruit Cakes
Medium Christmas Cake
Medium Christmas Cake
This cake is hand decorated with a seasonal posy of holly, ivy, white roses and berries.
Medium Christmas Cake
Medium Christmas Cake
All the mini & medium Christmas Cakes are soaked in sherry for a minimum of three months.
Santa's Medium Chocolate Truffle Cake
Santa's Medium Chocolate Truffle Cake
If you don't like traditional fruit cake this is a rich chocolate truffle cake split twice with chocolate ganache filling. This 6" cake is very rich and moist, it contains 300g of 72% cocoa Belgian chocolate
Large Christmas Cake
Large Christmas Cake
Gingerbread Man Themed, all large Christmas cakes are soaked in brandy for a minimum of three months.
Large Christmas Cake
Large Christmas Cake
The Gingerbread Lady option
Teatime Treat Gift Cake
Teatime Treat Gift Cake
A 4"Personalised Fruit Gift Cake
Plant Pot Cakes! £5.99
Plant Pot Cakes! £5.99
Available from Walton Lea Garden Shop from 1st September 2015
Plant Pot Cakes £5.99
Plant Pot Cakes £5.99
These lovely little gift cakes are made from fruit cake with marzipan and fondant icing.
Mini Penguin Christmas Cakes
Mini Penguin Christmas Cakes
The 2015 design on the 4" Top Iced Christmas Cake
Let It Snow... Let it Snow
Let It Snow... Let it Snow
The 2015 snowman design for the Large 10" Fully Iced Christmas Cake
2015 Christmas Cake Designs
2015 Christmas Cake Designs
Sold in a Festive Tin for Walton Lea
Kathleen's 80th Cake
Kathleen's 80th Cake
This 6" Rich Fruit Cake was made for Kathleen's 80th birthday, she enjoyed a special tea party with friends and they all said how much they enjoyed it.
Doreen's 'Special Birthday' Cake
Doreen's 'Special Birthday' Cake
Doreen's family asked me to make their Mum a 10" fruit cake to celebrate a significant birthday. They chose the lilac/blue with a hint of pink theme. Doreen was delighted with her cake.
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