Tag Archives: afternoon teas

Bowled over by Botham’s of Whitby – checking the Tides at Sandsend!

I love it when a town I thought I knew really well comes up with new delights, even some 45 years after my first visit. So it was with Whitby, where I found a new place for coffee this week … Continue reading

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Exeter: From indie coffee shops to pirates for tea

I had a hint that Exeter’s independent coffee scene could be going well as I watched their Indie Xmas Trail develop over on Twitter. The driving force behind that campaign was my first port of call in Exeter, although Café@36 … Continue reading

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They need a new Lady Godiva in Coventry to make the case for better coffee and tea in the city

Coventry wasn’t helped by the Luftwaffe’s 11 hour bombing raid in 1940, or by the ‘modern’ trends in urban development, when the city was rebuilt after the war and the 1970s planners who basically made it into a network of … Continue reading

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