London calls for non-recyclable coffee cup ban

The London Assembly has called on the Mayor to lobby the British government to introduce a tax on single-use plastics and ban single-use, non-recyclable hot drinks cups. The London Assembly is a 25-member elected body that scrutinises the activities of the Mayor of London. The Assembly Member who proposed the motion, Léonie Cooper, says “with plastic polluting our rivers and oceans, causing terrible consequences for wildlife and our environment, we need urgent action”.
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Bureaux Collective

Bureaux Collective to host Taste of London

The Bureaux Collective will showcase the best of the British coffee scene when it hosts Taste of: London at its Abbotsford workspace on 28 February. “London for some time has been producing some of the very best sourced and roasted coffee, and we’re excited to show you,” Tim Varney of the Bureaux Collective says. “We’re spoilt for choice when it comes to great coffee in London, but we’ve managed to whittle it down to what we think are the top five roasters.”
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Dan Fellows

Meet the 2018 World Coffee in Good Spirits Champion: Dan Fellows

Dan Fellows’ first attempt at the World Coffee in Good Spirits Championship (CIGS) in 2012 left him feeling as though he had something to prove. “[I] finished fourth after having issues with an AeroPress in the finals round,” Dan says. “As I did not feel I delivered my best possible performance that year, this has always left me with a feeling of having unfinished business with CIGS. Becoming World Champion very much feels like redemption.”
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