A Brief History
Discover the ancient origins and fascinating history of tea!
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2nd Oct '19 - UKTIA
We are proud to announce that we are in partnership with Europe’s leading event for tea-rooms, cafes and coffee shop business owners, the Coffee Shop Innovation Expo!
4th Jul '19 - Dr. Sharon Hall, UKTIA, London
Splosh, a brew, wink-tippling cordial, Rosie Lee, nectar of the gods, a cuppa, builder's, char... Whatever you call it, or whether you put the milk in before or after, we can all agree that the British have a unique relationship with tea.
8th May '19
'A Nation of Tea Drinkers: British Culture and the Global Tea Trade'. Join the Royal Museums Greenwich on 21 May 2019, for a free talk in central London on the history of British tea drinking with Professor Markman Ellis.