For generations, Luke Evans Bakery in Derbyshire has been supplying centre-piece wedding cakes to happy couples throughout the county.

Now, eighth generation baker Sarah Yates has taken on the role of promoting and selling wedding cakes to the newly-weds of the future.

She’s been appointed wedding cake advisor at the company, which is based in Riddings near Alfreton, and was founded in 1804.

As part of her role, Sarah will be attending a host of wedding fayres in September and October.

The bakery has been making wedding cakes for newly-weds for generations and has a delicious range that includes everything from traditional to modern celebration cakes.

Elegant or extravagant, customised or conventional ….Luke Evans’ highly specialist cake decorators can make dreams come true and provide a truly memorable wedding-day centrepiece.

The company will be showcasing its range and its bespoke offering at the following wedding fayres:

Sunday September 11th between 11am and 4pm – Alfreton Leisure Centre

Sunday September 18th between 11am and 4pm – The Derbyshire Hotel, at South Normanton, near junction 28 of the M1

Sunday September 25th between 11am and 4pm – Derby Conference Centre, London Road, Derby

Sunday October 2nd between 11am and 4pm – Mickleover Court, Mickleover, Derby

Sunday October 9th between 11am and 4pm – Kedleston Hall, Derby

Saturday October 15th between 11am and 3.30pm – Horsely Lodge, Horsely

Sunday October 23rd between 11am and 4pm – Derby Assembly Rooms

Sunday October 30th between 11am and 4pm – Horsely Lodge Open Day at Horsely

“No two weddings are the same, so no two wedding cakes will be the same, and we just love working in partnership with couples to create a cake that they’ll be proud of,” said Sarah Yates, the eighth generation of the Luke Evans family to work in the business.

“We’ve supplied wedding cakes to generations of newly-weds in Derbyshire and we are looking forward to meeting the brides and grooms of the future to talk them through the various options when it comes to wedding cakes.”

Luke Evans Bakery sells direct to the public from its shop in Green Hill Lane and supplies around 300 trade customers, including shops, schools, delis and Pride Park – the home of Derby County Football Club.

Fully trained craft bakers operate 24 hours a day turning out breads, cakes and savoury products.

Luke Evans Bakery can also make stunning cakes for every occasion… from weddings and birthdays to special anniversaries and retirements.

For more information contact the bakery on 01773 602764 or visit

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