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Sponge cake record bid

A bakery in Somerset is attempting to bake the world's biggest Victoria sponge. It's part of 150th anniversary celebrations by the Royal Bath & West show

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Minehead bakery to bake world's biggest sponge cake

Trial run of cake bake (and that's just a section!) Credit: Royal Bath and West Show

A bakery in Minehead is hoping to bake the world's biggest sponge cake today.

The five feet wide giant is part of plans by the Royal Bath and West Show to celebrate its 150th anniversary later this month.

It's quite an operation - it needs more than 500 eggs and will have to be assembled in sections.

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