| Green tea an make you clever:
* Green tea extract increases the brain's effective connectivity, study says
* Scientists saw significant improvement in memory after people had the drink
Green tea has always been hailed as the healthiest hot drink of choice, but new research has found it can also be good for your mind.
Scientists claim green tea enhances several cognitive functions, in particular our working memory.
The new findings suggest that green tea could be used to treat dementia and other psychiatric disorders.
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| New tea room added
Joe Ellis visited the Pond View Tea Cafe & Tea Room Otford, Kent on Thursday 27 February 2014 and gave it a Recommended English Tea Room status.
Click here to read the review.
| Joe Ellis on BBC Radio Kent
Joe Ellis was interviewed by Pat Marsh on BBC Radio Kent on Monday 21 October 2013 talking about English Tea Rooms.
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| Joe Ellis on BBC Radio Leeds
Joe Ellis on Mark Forrest's BBC Radio Leeds programme on Wednesday 2nd October 2013 taking about English Tea Rooms. This item went out nationally across the UK.
Duration: 6 minutes, 44 seconds.
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| Joe Ellis' English Tea Room Tour - Summer 2012
Joe Ellis has now uploaded 11 English Tea Room reviews following the Summer 2012 English Tea Room Tour.
English Tea Rooms visited are listed below. Click on a tea room to read review:
Aisseford Tea Room - Ashford-in-the-Water
Blaze Farm Ice Cream Parlour and Tea Room - Wildboarclough
Cintra's Tea Room and Tea Garden - Hathersage
The Fountain Tea Rooms - Bonsall
Lea Tea Garden - Lea
Manifold Tea Rooms - Ilam
The Old Hall Tea Room - Hope Valley
Riverside Tea Rooms - Matlock Bath
Rose Cottage Tea Rooms - Castleton
Terrace Tea Room - Heathers Age
The Victorian Teashop - Matlock Bath
The new video presentation shows the 11 English Tea Rooms visited during the Summer 2012. Click here to view the video.
For the official press release of the summer 2012 tour click here