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The return to London's tea rooms

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A new 'cocoa house', similar to the Lyons Corner Houses of the early 20th century, has opened at Bluewater in Kent.

It aims to bring back the traditional afternoon tea complete with 'Nippy' waitresses.

In east Dulwich business is thriving at a local tea house.

As part of our series looking at the changes taking place to the capital's High Streets, Alice Bhandukravi reports on the return of the tea room.

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