Connexional Team ‘Bake Off’ raises money for charity
05 April 2016
of the Connexional Team took part in a special 'Bake Off'
competition on Tuesday 5 April to raise money for the World Mission
Fund and Mission in Britain Fund.
Over a dozen onlookers gathered to witness the competition, as a
panel of judges tasted the culinary treats.
The four categories of the competition were: Biscuits, Sponges,
Anything fruit and Anything chocolate. Several entries were
assessed, with the winners including: George Luke's 'Double
Chocolate Cookies' and 'Lemon Drizzle Cake', Naomi Oates' 'Orb and
Cross Raspberry Tart', and Karin Farnsworth's 'Chocolate
Over £60 for the two charities was raised as tasters were
encouraged to donate for a slice.
Sanya Strachan, organiser of the event, said: "The idea came
really as just a bit of a joke in the office since we've got so
many wonderful bakers! But the more we joked, the more people
wanted to get involved.
"It was a great teatime break that brought people from across
the different parts of the Team together for food, laughter and