Celebrating 150th Anniversary of the Tea Industry in Sri Lanka

  • Pictures by Bandula Manage - www.Sesatha.co.uk

This Event at Priory House Heritage Centre and tea room Dusntable, UK was organised by Sri Lanka Tea Beard and Sri Lankan High Commission in London to celebrate its 150th Anniversary of the Tea Industry of Sri Lanka. The highlight of the event was to open the year long tea exhibition and unveiling of a sculptured bust of James Taylor who was a British citizen who introduced tea plantation to Sri Lanka.

Event was well attended by dignitaries from tea industry as well as Sri Lankan High Commissioner, town Mayer and the various local counsellors. This Ceylon Tea Exhibiiton is at No 33 High St S, Dunstable LU6 3RZ, UK until end of summer 2017