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The curse of Carlisle? Not on its tea rooms and coffee shops, or its cathedral

With a big McVitie’s factory on the edge of the city centre, I was kind of surprised that nobody was selling digestive biscuits to have with coffee or tea in Carlisle. It might be a nice gimmick, but I guess … Continue reading

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Lipton left his mark on tea in Glasgow – but coffee???

There’s not much sign of Lipton’s Tea in Glasgow even though Mr Lipton was born in Glasgow, is reputed to have brought tea to the working classes here, and bequeathed a lot of his fortune to the city. We were … Continue reading

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