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Christmas at Mayfield Farm Bakery

Is it just older people like me who say ‘hasn’t this year gone quickly?’ We are nearly at the end of November and starting to get ready for Christmas. This has been a lovely year for us so far. We have welcomed two new bakers – Giovanni and Tony, both Italian bakers... read more

October. What a Month!

Dear Friends, Very many thanks to all of our customer friends who were kind enough to vote for us in The World Bread Awards People’s Choice Bakery. We won! Thanks to you all we received the most votes for customer’s favourite bakery. On Tuesday, Nick and I went to the... read more

August News

Still waiting for these extremely high temperatures that were promised earlier in the week – perhaps this weekend! Summertime for us means a great deal of planning for the Tiptree World Bread Awards which take place each year in Westminster Hall in London in early... read more

Springtime at Mayfield Farm Bakery

Christmas is but a distant memory, but hopefully Spring is on the way!  The bakers have started making our beautiful hot cross buns and Simmnel cake with Easter just around the corner.  I know many places make them year round but we really look forward to our Hot... read more


Afternoon Tea for your Valentine Available from Tuesday 9th Feb to Sunday 14th Feb   £19.50 per person with a glass of Prosecco £16.50 with tea or coffee   Please telephone to book a table Afternoon Tea at Mayfield Farm Bakery Includes One round of a selection of... read more

Website news

Dear Friends I wonder if we can ask for some help? We are currently in the middle of having our website redesigned and would like to ask you if you have any thoughts on how we can improve our service. Is there anything we can do to make life easier for you and... read more

Happy New Year

Dear Friends Wishing all our bakery friends a very Happy New Year! We do hope you have all enjoyed the festive period and the mild weather we have been fortunate enough to have so far this winter.  Christmas at the bakery was busy and it was super to see so many of... read more

Wishing you a Very Merry Christmas!

Dear Friends Christmas is nearly upon us – just three more sleeps!  We are open today, Wednesday and Thursday, Christmas Eve until about 2pm.  For those of you who have ordered, we are aiming to have the orders ready for collection from eleven o’clock onwards – bakers... read more

Christmas Count Down

The countdown has begun and Santa’s little helpers are getting very busy – as are our own festive bakers!  They are surrounded by Christmas cake and mince pies, busily making traditional bakery luxuries including Chestnut and Cranberry bread and Spiced Advent wreaths... read more


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Mayfield Farm Bakery
Sheering Road, Old Harlow
Essex CM17 0JP


Opening times

08:00 – 16:00 Tues – Sat
10:00 – 16:00 Sun