Pret has been giving away free coffee for a number of years
To mark UK Coffee Week, Kashmira Gander explores how Britain became hooked on coffee
'I'll make you diabetes in a goddamn cup if you just tell me what you want in there'
Drinking two and a half cups of coffee a day can halve your risk of developing bowel cancer
Currently, it is believed that less than 1 per cent of the 2.5 billion plastic coffee cups used per year are recycled
Britons spent £109m on coffee pods last year, getting through around 260m of them
Consuming the equivalent of two Grande coffees in Starbucks may offer up to a 30 per cent reduced risk of the condition
Starbucks knows what it is about - quickness and convenience and a caffeinated hit on the hop
Siobhan Norton talks to smallholder coffee-growers in the south, where getting a fair price for the crop is slowly transforming lives
A Nespresso spokesperson said: "We are frequently asked whether individual portions and the use of aluminium contradict sustainability - in our opinion, the opposite is the case."
Links found between coffee consumption and a reduced risk of liver damage caused by overindulging
The Independent asked Starbucks, Costa, Caffe Nero and KFC what they thought
Spokane's local Councilman Mike Fagan is determined to curb this rising trend of scantily-clad employees
Greggs said that breakfast was its fastest growing part of the day
Ex-baristas reveal what it's really like to work at the world's most famous coffee company
In America, the average retail price fell to $4.412 a pound in November, the lowest since February 2011