Is it ‘scone’ as in stone or ‘scone’ as in gone?
Jam then cream, or cream then jam?
Do you put your milk in first or last to the teacup?
Afternoon tea can be a minefield of manners, but after this most elegant and educational of experiences you’ll know all the answers and never worry again.
As you relax in refined splendour in one of central London’s best tea salons you will hear the tinkling notes of a grand piano which underscores William's extensive knowledge and guidance in the quirky nuances of English tea etiquette.
You are guaranteed to laugh and learn the colourful history and customs of tea, cakes, scones and sandwiches in the most stylish of settings.
Prices from £410 for one person. Group and couple rates available.
Cost includes full four-course afternoon tea and tuition.
Choice of venues: The Ritz or Fortnum & Mason.
Vegetarian and gluten-free teas available.