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Cake and coffee on Cumbrae, near the Cathedral of the Isles

We were surprised how easy it was to find good coffee, tea and cake in a small town like Millport.  And we loved the Isle Of Cumbrae. Mind you, spending a day here when it’s cold and damp, with not … Continue reading

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Tea on Bangor Pier & Coffee on Bangor High Street

It’s only a small place, Bangor, but it has perfect entries for Fancy a Cuppa’s next volume: tea looking out over the Menai Strait and coffee in one of those places that just make you feel good all over. Scratch the … Continue reading

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Enough coffee shops in Lichfield to satisfy even Samuel Johnson – and a new tearoom too!

They say Samuel Johnson loved a good cuppa. It’s said he drank up to 25 cups of coffee a day, and he described himself as a ‘hardened and shameless tea drinker’. Well Mr Johnson is Lichfield’s favourite son; his birthplace … Continue reading

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