There are several myths, facts and definitions about taking formal tea. At the end of the day, it is a time for eating and engaging in social exchange. Good manners are required all the time. Time for Tea: The History and Customs of High Tea [INFOGRAPHIC]
William Hanson reveals the secrets of the perfect afternoon tea
Enjoy an afternoon tea party fit for a Queen! Lay on a spread at home with cucumber sandwiches, scones with jam and clotted cream plus a range of decadent cakes and pastries – try our money-saving tips and tricks to help stick to a budget.