Edward Bramah dies
Sadly Edward Bramah, founder of the Bramah Museum of Tea & Coffee and author of "Novelty Teapots 300 years of Art and Design" has died at the age of 76.
He was born in Worksop in 1931 and became a tea planter in 1950. He then trained as a tea taster with Lyons before joining a coffee brokerage in Tanzania. After working with China to promote China tea in Britain he set up his own company called Bramah Tea & Coffee.