Tea drinking was the height of fashion in 18th Century England. Join us for tea, cake and a talk in the elegant surroundings of the Dolphin Inn, in the company of Clio O'Sullivan, University of Southampton and the Chawton Library.
Cream tea, and gossip, An Aunt on Trial, The Warren Hastings Scandal, Bankruptcy and the Powlett Affair! The Austen Families involvement in the scandals of the day and the scandals in Jane's novel.
Tea includes: jams, scones and clotted cream served with tea or coffee.
This is part of the Southampton Jane Austen Festival - The Stinking Fish of Southampton.