Posts Tagged ‘ Betty\’s ’

A day in… York

Apr 3rd, 2012 | By

The historic city of York is an ideal destination for a day trip, as Kaye discovers

Tea time

Mar 13th, 2012 | By

Word has reached CD-Traveller towers that the 100 year old afternoon tea menu at the Ritz-Carlton London is getting a ‘British makeover’ ahead of the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee and the London Olympics.

Betty’s is 90

Jul 20th, 2009 | By

Apologies to all those of you who e-mailed reminding me that I had missed the anniversary of the Yorkshire institution, Betty’s.For the person or two who isn’t aware, Betty’s is a teashop. Not just any old teashop. The main branch in St Peter’s Square in York gets over a million visitors a year which makes it a rather large tourist attraction. This branch is not the original site; that was around the corner but this one has a story. In 1936 Frederick Belmont was on
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