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Tea, coffee and cake by the cathedrals in Pompey – from Portuguese princesses to Portsmouth’s equivalent of Banksy

As someone with family ties to Southampton, it pains me to say so, but I really enjoyed my day trip to Portsmouth. And I didn’t even get to the areas most people flock to: the Naval Dockyard, or the Southsea … Continue reading

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Good coffee in Worcester, but where’s the Royalist tea room here?

We found great places for a coffee in Worcester, but surely in a town so full of references to Charles II there would be room for a traditional tea room in memory of the King who brought tea to the English … Continue reading

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