National Afternoon Tea Week 2016 celebrated

Afternoon Tea Week is a celebration of a quintessentially English tradition. Over the last 12 months I have enjoyed many different afternoon teas in various locations. Here are some of my most memorable experiences…….

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Peacocks Tearooms in Ely, Cambridgeshire is an award-winning cafe

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Images of the picturesque Peacocks’s Tearooms in Ely, Cambridgeshire

My Afternoon Tea at The Courtyard RestaurantElvedon Estate, in Suffolk was rather special and in a lovely location

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Fitzbillies cafe in Cambridge is famous for Chelsea buns, and my personal favourite for a traditional Afternoon Tea

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This Mothers Day Afternoon Tea at Champneys, Henlow was provided by my daughter!

Images of Champneys, Henlow (the original health spa) in Bedfordshire

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Afternoon Tea with a healthy twist at Champneys, Tring

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I enjoyed an al fresco afternoon tea at Champneys, Tring in Hertfordshire

I found the Tiptree Jam Museum and Tea Rooms in Essex, was well worth a visit

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This rather substantial Afternoon Tea at Byways Tearooms was the best value

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Byways 18th century Tea Rooms in Bakewell, Derbyshire

Images from the quirky Samovar Tea Shop in Ely, Cambridgeshire

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Hotel Felix, in Cambridge for a classic Afternoon Tea
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Hotel Felix, Cambridge

Afternoon Tea at The Gonville Hotel, in Cambridge

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Afternoon Tea with a modern twist at Browns Brasserie, Cambridge

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There are lots more cakes to eat and I’m still looking for the perfect afternoon tea, so the search goes on. I will be visiting several new places in the next few weeks, so expect more posts on this delightful topic to follow soon!

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