Borough Market Hosts ‘Bake for Beirut’ Fundraiser

Borough Market Hosts ‘Bake for Beirut’ Fundraiser

Borough Market trader and restaurant Arabica has partnered with author and food influencer, Clerkenwell Boy to host a special charity event at the Market to raise funds for the people of Beirut. Bake for Beirut will see a host of Borough Market’s traders, chefs and guests come together for a bake sale in the glass fronted Market Hall on Saturday 17th October, from 11am – 2pm.

100% of proceeds from Bake for Beirut will be donated to two organisations supporting those affected by the devastating explosion which rocked the City on 4th August: Impact Lebanon and the Lebanese Red Cross.

Guest bakers and traders getting involved include:


Big Jo Bakery (by Jolene)
Spring Restaurant (Skye Gyngell)
Jacob the Angel by Palomar and Barbary
Bafarat Cafe
The Good Egg
Honey & Co.
Happy Endings
Clerkenwell Boy x Sunday goodies*
The Bake Off Stall hosted by Edd Kimber – The Boy Who Bakes (winner of the first GBBO series) and Ruby Bhogal (2018 GBBO Finalist)

Borough Market traders:

Bao Bakery Goods

In addition to the Bake Sale there will also be a cookbook raffle and online auction, giving people the opportunity to bid for exciting produce and experiences from well-respected London restaurants, cookery writers, wine makers and artisans.

Prizes include:

Gozney Roccbox pizza oven
England Preserves Jams
Mons Cheese Hamper from Borough Market
The Borough Market Cookbook
Magnums of wine
Gift vouchers from top London restaurants
Joy Stove & charcoal from Mark Parr at London Log Company
Beer tasting & smorgasbord for four at Seven Dials Market by Kerb
Fortnum & Mason Christmas Hamper

Sponsors for the event are Pump Street Chocolate, Billington’s Sugar & Honey, Gozney, James Walters of Arabica, Nielsen Massey-Vanillas and the Estate Dairy.


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