By 'coffee shops' please read 'American style chains' not 'Independent cafés'… Thank you. twitter.com/telegraphnews/…
Expect a baby-boom in 9 months' time here in #blackout #Lancaster
But don't expect #Desmond to be top of the popular names list…!
On this day in 1837 Thomas Atkinson opened The Grasshopper Tea Warehouse…Still going strong 178yrs later… & still roasting! @VisitLancashire