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Price rise 'a storm in a teacup'

Bad weather and political instability in the main tea producing countries have caused wholesale tea prices to double in just a couple of years. Correspondent Luke Walton considers whether this perfect storm in a teacup will affect the price of tea in the UK. Bill Gorman, executive chairman of the UK Tea Council, discusses whether this most popular of beverages is too expensive.


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