Margaret Thornby’s Tea & Tea Room Talk Magazine

Welcome to tea!

Exciting news. Tea magazine with tea room guides will be re-launched in 2014 – new look, online and in print. Watch this space for more news.

tea is the place to find out about all things tea: tea rooms in Britain and beyond, tea merchants, tea history, tea paraphernalia, tea anecdotes … If you want to know about tea you’re in the right place and you’re in good company. Known as Britain’s favourite beverage, poured at times of celebration, sadness or stress, tea is central to everyday life in Britain and many other countries across the globe. Whether you’re here to learn, contribute, browse or just from idle curiosi-tea, enjoy your tea with us.


Edith & Bob

If you’ve not already discovered Edith & Bob then you’ll love their lovely gifts for food lovers. Find out more about them at Read more…


More lovely tea products!

I mentioned the ‘Buttons’ design teapots and also the sugar and creamer set that I was rather taken with in John Lewis – here’s the teapots in all their glory.
They’re from Read more…


Tea thoughts


Tea rooms

Nunnington Hall

Nunnington near York
North Yorkshire
YO62 5UY


Tiptree Tea Room

Wilkin and Son Ltd
Tiptree
Colchester
Essex
CO5 0RF



Tea Suppliers