This Battenberg cake recipe is a British afternoon tea classic - master the chequered bake with our easy recipe.
10 brilliant birthday cake recipes
You can't have a birthday celebration without a cake, so why not whip up a homemade birthday cake that will make any party extra special. Choose from rich chocolate cakes to colourful layer cakes, and even a fruity vegan birthday cake, too. | Tesco
Striped Wedding Cakes Black and White Striped Cake by Wild Orchid Baking Company
Lemon drizzle cake
Looking for a classic lemon drizzle recipe? Our iced lemon cake recipe is the perfect bake for afternoon tea, full of lemon zest and juice, and topped with a sprinkling of poppy seeds. | Tesco
Meringues never looked so cute: these cheerful chicks are the ultimate Easter treat. Whether served as dessert or given as a gift, these mini meringues are guaranteed to keep the kids entertained. | Tesco
Keep the little ones fuelled for half-term adventures with these date and cinnamon rolls. Made in just three super simple steps, these delicious pastries are a great way to get kids excited about baking.