Happy National Cupcake Week!

National Cupcake Week 2018 runs from 18th – 24th September and is the perfect excuse to celebrate all things sweet! Everyday is cupcake day for the bakers at HLC, but here’s a look back at our favourite bakes over the last 8 years: Macaroon Cupcake We created this indulgent little treat for our French Collection in…

Becoming a Greener Company in 2018

With World Cleanup Day taking place this September 15th, it got us to thinking about all the steps we, as a small business have taken this year to become a greener company and help to protect our increasingly fragile environment. Our green ambassadors, or Green Warriors, as we prefer to be called, have been working…

Baking with Biscoff

As autumn rolls in, we are all about those deep, tummy-warming flavours and comforting textures, that we all seem to crave at this time of year; which is why we came up with our deliciously chocolatey Half and Half Collection this month! But wait, there’s more… HLC has gone Biscoff mad this September! We just…

September News | The Half & Half Collection

As the nights start to shorten and the temperature drops across the UK, we are beginning to crave rich, chocolatey flavours; but why have one when you can have both!? This September we are mixing it up in the HLC kitchen and celebrating the best of both worlds with our Half and Half Collection! You’ll find…

HLC LOVES MCR | 8 Places to Visit in Manchester

August. What a ride! Bee in the City’s Bee Trail is buzzing, the city streets are decked out in their finest rainbow attire for Manchester Pride and HLC is still celebrating the fact that we turned 8 this month! With the Bank Holiday rolling in this weekend, we thought we would take you on a little…

A Day in the Life at Hey Little Cupcake!

A day in the life of a HLC team member is more often than not, jam packed – sometimes literally – with cupcakes, layer cakes, rainbow cakes and brownies; and that’s just the kitchen team… we also have a small army of delivery drivers and front of house staff thrown into the mix! At HLC,…

HLC Turns 8 this August! | The Birthday Collection

On the 11th August, HLC turns a whopping 8 years old! It’s amazing to see how we have evolved over the years; from the humble beginnings of a kitchen in Manchester, to a pop-up shop, to a thriving bakery nestled in Spinningfields and busy concession in Selfridges Trafford Centre. With this success in mind, we…