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  • Last Orders for Christmas Delivery

    For those last minute Christmas gifts and your favourite teas to get you through the festive season FOR ALL UK ORDERS  PLEASE PLACE YOUR ORDERS BEFORE 20TH DECEMBER to receive your delivery before Christmas!   For more information on UK & International postage please see here.

    18 December 2017
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  • The Gift Guide!

    Nothing brings us together more than a good cup of tea. Treat your loved ones to gifts that keep you warm, cosy and together this holiday season.  The hostess gift… With the social season upon us, give your hosts what they really want rather than just another box of chocolates. Our iconic elephant tea caddies in mini […]

    12 December 2017
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  • Farm Notes from December

    In the past month the farms have experienced generally colder days. Rainfall has been higher than previous years, much to the appreciation of the tea bushes after a dry summer! Although the weeks have been scattered with grey days the solar panels have collected enough energy to totally power the Changoi farm and tea factory […]

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  • Weekend Sale!

      Avoid the elephant rush and get 25% OFF this weekend on our website. with the code TEA25  Sit back, relax and have a cup of tea while sorting out your Christmas shopping.    *Please note this excludes items already in the sale such as the Lucky Dip option and the offer is valid until […]

    24 November 2017
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  • Lucky Dip Elephant Caddies!

    A SPECIAL OFFER OF LUCKY DIP CADDIES! As a seasonal special we are offering a surprise caddy filled with tea bags for just £5!  Simply opt for our “Lucky Dip” selection in our shop, this will then randomly select one of our iconic caddy designs and a surprise blend of tea bags!  This offer includes some of our favourite limited […]

    23 November 2017
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  • Lifeboat Tea x Charlie Walker

    Lifeboat Tea is proud to have supported explorer Charlie Walker on his most epic voyage. As an ambassador for Lifeboat Tea Charlie took extreme tea to new levels as he cycled over 43,000 miles around the globe. Travelling through some of the world’s least visited places and harshest climates, taking over four years and millions […]

    14 November 2017
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  • Little Acts of Kindness

    THE WEATHER’S GETTING COLDER… With the winter season upon us and festivities around the corner, we take a little time to reflect on the good we can do. As a company we are always pushing the boundaries of sustainability and positive impact, but as individuals we like to start the season with little acts of kindness. […]

    13 November 2017
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  • What do the antioxidants in tea really mean?

    We often hear the word “antioxidants” when talking about the health benefits of tea, but what really are they and is this just a buzz word? Antioxidants are molecules that inhibit and protect other molecules from oxidation. Oxidation is a natural chemical reaction, however oxidation is encouraged by stress, poor diets and pollution making it […]

    6 November 2017
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  • Win! Enter our survey for a chance to win our new elephant caddies!

    We want to hear from you. Take part in our simple and short survey and be entered in to ten chances of winning our new caddies! Simply answer ten short questions, enter your email address and you will be put into the draw to win, we look forward to hearing your thoughts. ENTER HERE ! (Survey and competition […]

    24 October 2017
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  • New Caddy Designs!

    We are delighted to announce the launch of our new caddy designs, available online now! Distinctive and unique our elephants have been given stunning new make overs based on the delicate floral blooms of Africa and a mothers love to her child. These caddies will brighten up any kitchen and are the perfect gift for a loved […]

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  • Farm Notes from October

    This month we were delighted that our teas coming top in the Tea Classes competition. This competition is an industry wide contest, grading the tea leaf to evaluate it’s quality and condition determining it’s price . Hundreds of teas as judged and we were delighted to do so well overall. Our Kapchoura teas faired particularly […]

    17 October 2017
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  • New Gifts Now Available!

    We are thrilled to announce new gifts now available online! These exclusive gifts are perfect for a tea lover or as a little treat to yourself. So pop the kettle on, settle in and have a look! New Gifts Here    

    11 October 2017
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