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Coffee in Hexham before a day at the races

Hexham was not on our Cathedrals, Coffee & Tea Tour, because Hexham Abbey is not a cathedral, but there are two great reasons for a trip to Hexham in the Fancy a Cuppa? book: its art deco cinema and its beautiful racecourse. And … Continue reading

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Poetry in Helmsley: from Wordsworth to tea, coffee and a swim outdoors

I was delighted to find great coffee, quality tea and open-air swimming in Helmsley. It’s not as if I was short of reasons to visit the place. I’d been coming here since my parents used it as our most convenient … Continue reading

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From Shakespeare to Russell Brand via Mick Jagger. Coffee, tea & cake near Southwark Cathedral

Southwark is a grand place for mixing old and new; and that’s true for its tea rooms and coffee shops as much as its architecture and its cathedral. You’re not actually in Southwark until you’ve crossed right over London Bridge … Continue reading

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