Your East Anglian Wedding - December 2022/Januar 2023 (Issue 58)

NEWS Nearlywed The latest news from around the region WATCH THIS SPACE! Renowned Norfolk wedding cake company, Buns of Fun is looking to increase its offering to nearlyweds-to-be. Owner and baker extraordinaire Emma Thorburn says, “Cake stands have been a part of my packages for some time, but I have spent nearly three years looking for cake stands to sell as part of my ‘All-In’ service. I have finally curated a selection of unusual, tall and beautiful cake stands and gorgeous server sets for all lovers of cake, to offer couples more choice and the range will continue to grow,” shares Emma. “They can be purchased whether I’m making the cake or not and personalised using the couple’s initials and the date of their wedding – great for keeping or gifting! It’s part of our ‘All-In’ service that makes cake magic happen!” For more information, check out PAMPERED POOCHES The Ickworth in Suffolk, part of the Luxury Family Hotels group, has announced the launch of its new Waggy Tails Tea Time and A La Bark menus! Served in the hotel’s lounge, or al fresco in the warmer months, the Waggy Tails Tea Time is a real feast. Healthy ‘paw-dit-ites’ of crunchy carrots, apple and cheese are on offer, followed by tasty Lick-a-licious Liver Cake, Pawnut Butter Biscuits and Canine Carrot Cake with Pawsome Frosting – all washed down with a quenching and refreshing bowl of H20, and let’s not forget the puppacino, too! For the pooches whose parents keep an eagle eye on their waistline, opt for the A La Bark menu. It’s not quite so indulgent, choose from: Barkingly Good Beef Supper or a Waggingly Delicious Chicken Dinner – slow cooked in doggy gravy with crushed potatoes and vegetables. For something sweet, finish with a homemade peanut butter bone-shaped biscuit or Frosty Paws ice cream. Also available is the ultimate doggy drink: the Bottom Sniffer – non-alcoholic, non-carbonated, and packed with vitamins and minerals to keep your pooch’s nose nice and shiny! The A La Bark menu has been carefully curated with a doggy’s taste buds in mind, but also their health. All dishes are homemade using ingredients from the hotel’s kitchen. Just like their humans, dogs like to dress up smart for dinner, which is why Luxury Family Hotels have prizes up for grabs for the best dressed doggies! Turn up for tea looking dapper and share a social post using #WaggyTailsAtLFH and be in with a chance of winning a paw-fect prize! Check out PSST! DID YOU KNOW… The Good Hotel Guide ( has revealed its annual list of 12 César winners with Morston Hall in Holt taking home the award for the Best Hotel in East Anglia. In addition, these properties in the region feature heavily in the Editor’s Choice lists: The Rose & Crown at Snettisham in the Pubs with Rooms category, and Congham Hall, near King’s Lynn, making the top properties with impressive gardens. Images courtesy of 9 NEWS