Coca-Cola is being urged to help end exploitation in Italian orange groves
Angus Thirlwell has a Willy Wonka twinkle in his eye – or at least that's the impression I get from the photograph in the brochure of his latest venture, a hotel in Saint Lucia. Thirlwell is the British co-founder of Hotel Chocolat, the chain of grown-up chocolate shops found throughout the UK. With a name and an idyllic location already in place, a hotel was the next logical step: the Hotel Chocolat opened on Thirlwell's cacao plantation last spring.
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Habitat, £30. Drink in the summery vibes of this zesty ceramic jug. An orange-shaped jug is also available. 08444 991 111, habitat.co.uk
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