Colin Conor


Reminiscences of a Trainee Tea Buyer


A look back at a bygone era, when the drinking of tea involved ceremony and respect for the plant. Colin Conor recalls his life as a trainee tea buyer in London and offers an almost foolproof method for brewing the perfect cup of tea.

Frigate Island – My Island

Travel Writing

“When I went to my island I did so from a purely necessary point of view to buy a coconut plantation, which just happened to be upon an island. It was only after I had come to live there that the full charm of this wonderful little island grew upon me.”