Nottingham chefs unveil king-sized Christmas cake

A team of chefs in Nottingham believe they have created the UK's biggest and heaviest Christmas cake.

The ten chef's believe the cake to be the biggest and heaviest in the UK...

The ten chefs, from Nottingham's Red Hot World Buffet, say the cake - measuring 18ft by 9ft and weighing 700kg - took over three weeks to complete.

The cake is decorated to resemble a winter wonderland...

1,400 eggs, 30 kilograms of raisins and 180 kilograms of chocolate and butter were use to make the festive desert. which is finished off with two-feet-high edible decorations.