Did you know that Anna Russell, Duchess of Bedford is credited with inventing afternoon tea back in the 1840s? Well, we've just found out, and we think she might be our new hero.

To help you indulge in the very best of British traditions, we've put together an utterly edible Traditional English Afternoon Tea gift hamper filled with fruitcake, shortbread, spreads and, of course, tea. And just in time for Mother's Day, too.