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Connecting the Coptic Cathedral, cake and coffee in Stevenage

If I ran a tea room in Stevenage, I’d have to call it “Only Connect”, or maybe “Rainbow Bridge”. But to my amazement, the only business in Stevenage Old Town that appeared to acknowledge EM Forster’s connection to the town … Continue reading

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Coffee in Central Park, tea at Margaret’s & a date with Catherine of Aragon – in Peterborough of course

First impressions of Peterborough are not good. Horrible 1970s shopping malls dominate the landscape, coffee appears to be served only by the big chains and the tea room we were looking for had closed down. We’ll always persevere, though. After … Continue reading

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