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Bonfire Night. Buttfield Sports Club.

November 14, 2015 - Robert Beeby

On Saturday the 7th November 2015 The Old Confectionery Cart attended the Buttfield fireworks spectacular in Bingham.We started setting up early afternoon and the weather was not being kind although later the winds subsided giving an almost perfect evening.It was estimated that 500 people would attend but it was closer to 3000.The Old Confectionery Cart set up their stall next to the buttfield fudges,bonfire toffee,pick n mix,jars of sweets and novalties were on sale throughout the night.The blue raspberry… Read More

kelham hall,whoop events

October 25, 2015 - Robert Beeby

Sunday 25th October saw our second wedding fayre at Kelham hall organised by Whoop events. The old confectionery cart had a candy cart and love letters display in the weddings hall manned by two uniformed staff members.The day was a complete success.We took bookings as far forwards as 2018 but couples planning ahead were able to secure 2018 displays at 2015 prices.we would like to remind everyone that our 20% discount runs until the end of November.Anyone wishing to make the… Read More

Lady Eliza’s Birthday

September 02, 2015 - Robert Beeby

On 31st of August we were invited to Belvoir Castle to Lady Eliza’s birthday celebration. Our brief was to provide two circus themed candy carts for the event which was in the weddings and events marquee which is situated lakeside in the castle grounds. Lady Eliza also asked if we would be able to have toffee popcorn and candy floss on the carts. This was not a problem because we now make our own candy floss on site or can… Read More

Eastwood Hall Funday

August 15, 2015 - Robert Beeby

On Friday we went to the prestigious Eastwood Hall for their Midsummer Funday and we loved being a part of the it. This is our speciality and with a perfect place like Eastwood Hall, its ideal for any occasion. We supplied two of our Candy Carts to a local company for the event, who appreciated all our efforts to cater for all their requirement. With over 11.5kg of our best sweets over two carts for 100 people there was plenty to go around. This… Read More

Lark In The Park

August 15, 2015 - Robert Beeby

On Weds 5th August 2015 we attended Lark In The Park at West Bridgford. This was an amazing day attended by some 3000 supermen,spidermen and other superheroes. The gods were with us yet again and the weather was perfect. There was just about every type of food you could imagine being served from traditional pork pies to hand made burgas,the smells were amazing.There is a Facebook page for the event which is worth a look. Cant wait for next year.… Read More