Mrs Bun the Baker®
Committed to Excellence
'Mrs Bun the Baker' is a qualified food technology teacher with a degree in Catering Food Management. In 2014 after fifteen years as a food teacher and being Head of Food at Wallingford secondary school, Angela established her award-winning cooking school in Oxfordshire with the aim to teach cooking skills to all. In the Mrs Bun the Baker® cookery school, children get to “Make, Bake and Take home” all their goodies, gaining confidence and inspiring them to bake at home.
Mrs Bun the Baker® works with schools, nurseries, charities, communities, food festivals as well as her own independent classes for toddlers, children, teens and families. Her Toddler Cookery Classes are renowned for hands on fun cooking, exceeding expectations of those who bring their young buns, to the Mrs Bun the Baker® Cookery School.
Angela as Mrs Bun the Baker® has been published in Homepride 50th Celebration Recipe Book, awarded best new Business & Community Award 2017. She judges at the National Quality Food Awards, has been a Guest Chef at Food Festivals across South Oxfordshire, and twice guest Chef on Food Fair Stage at CarFest South; a social media blogger and previously a food columnist for The Herald newspaper for 18 months to a readership of over 40,000 across Oxfordshire. Mrs Bun the Baker® runs over 10 weekly classes plus parties holiday classes from the Mrs Bun the Baker® and kitchen as well as other establishments.
Judging & Awards
National Quality Food and Drink Awards
Mrs Bun the Baker has been one of the Q Awards judges since 2017. The awards marked celebrate quality food and drink within the industry. The Q Awards history means that the ‘Q’ on pack is now the most recognisable mark of excellence for retailers, food and drink manufacturers, foodservice providers, wholesalers, suppliers and small producers alike.
Business and Community Award
Mrs Bun the Baker Best New Business Award Winner 2017. The BACAs are open to all businesses, charities or community organisations in the local area, including: franchisees, charities, small and medium businesses, organisations support young people and more.
Whats on 4 Kids Awards
Whats on 4 Kids National Awards Finallist for Best PreSchool Activity 2018. Whats on 4 Kids recognising and rewarding the most loved children's activities in the UK since 2006
Food Festivals & Media
Mrs Bun the Baker
Mrs Bun the Baker® has been a guest chef at fun-tastic food festival demos at CarFest South Food Stage (2017/18), 24hr TV food show, South Oxfordshire, Dorchester, Abingdon and Oxford Food Festivals; She has appeared on BBC South Today, Heart FM, This is Oxfordshire TV and Radio Oxford with 'Bun Family of the Week'.
Interested in having Mrs Bun the Baker® at your food festival or event, then just use the Get in touch Page, we would love to book you in the diary for 2020!
Oxford Food and Drink Festival
The Oxford Food and Drink Festival celebrations were organised after Oxford City Council teamed up with Bitten Oxford to bring the festival to the heart of the city.
As well as many food demonstartions, stalls took foodies from Gloucester Green along St Michael's Street, Cornmarket Street and Market Street before joining Oxford Covered Market.
Local producers came together to flaunt the best food and drink they had to offer from across the city between 11am and 4pm.
Simply Good Food TV
Based in the Lake District, Simply Good Food TV is a video recipe app Celebrity chef Peter Sidwell hosted a 24 hour live-stream, cooking 48 different dishes, of which Mrs Bun the Baker® was one of the celebrity chefs taking to the TV.
SO Food and Drink Festival
SO Food Festival in Wallingford is in May Star chefs cooked up a storm in the SO Food Kitchen live demo stage, providing even more stalls offering local produce, cooking products and tasty street food.
Dorchester on Thames Food Festival
Since 2005 Dorchester Food & Gift Fair makes a perfect day out for all the family. Whether you’re looking for locally sourced food, a special gift or unique craft decorations for your home, you’ll be spoiled for choice. Mrs Bun the Baker has been a regular kids cooking attraction since 2015.
It is set in the stunning location of the Abbey cloister garden, includes popular exhibitors as well as street food and refreshments area.
Carfest South 2017
Mrs Bun the Baker® has cooked up a stormin 2017 at Carfest South, encouraging children to the stage to share the joy of baking, and getting them to be Hands on in the Carfest kitchen.
Carfest South 2018
Mrs Bun the Baker® returned to CarFest South Food Kitchen Stage in 2018, again getting the children to the stage and baking goodies, there were live cooking demos from celebrity chefs including Raymond Blanc who Mrs Bun had the pleasure of meeting and talked of all things...Apple Pie!