sandwiches, but most of them want to do it at a rather terrifying price. So well done to good ol John Lewis in Oxford Street where, throughout this month at The Brasserie, you can get a Thirties-style afternoon tea for 9.50. It includes smoked salmon and cream cheese fingers, a selection of sandwiches, baby scones, bite-size meringues and chantilly and champagne-infused jelly. Wash it all down with a pot of India or China tea -- just the thing to revive you after a stressful days shopping. DoDgy minicabs A tAxi turf war has broken out after Heathrow chiefs were said to be considering letting minicabs pick up arriving passengers. Black cabbies, needless to say, are up in arms. And frankly we think they have a point. Minicabs reckon that satnavs have made the Knowledge obsolete -- we beg to differ, having been taken around the houses by both minicabs and satnavs in the past. Tube sTaTion closures SerIOuSLy? Not content with having inconvenienced a bunch of Balham and Tooting Broadway residents by closing their Tube stations at 10pm Sunday to Thursday for the past four months, TfL is now moving the misery to Clapham North and Tooting Bec. until the end of November, dont plan on using either station after 10pm for most of the week. Apparently its all down to upgrade work. Its all highly inconvenient. London Lite Monday, 3 August 2009 19 thestuff New this week spa Time if youre planning a staycation this summer, make for islington and the Angel therapy rooms (angeltherapy, a beautiful Victorian townhouse spa. it has put together a special offer for LL readers: if you and a friend each book a one-hour massage (from 75), youll both get a free holistic pedicure or manicure (40) to enjoy in the venues alfresco candlelit courtyard (weather permitting), and a tasty accompaniment of seasonal fruits and organic teas. this offer is valid for all massages booked tuesday- friday before the end of the month. Call 020 7226 1188 and quote London Lite. cuT-price Tea IT SeemS that London has gone afternoon tea mad. Practically every posh hotel and restaurant now wants to flog us a cuppa and some dainty Get fruity: enjoy a Thirties-style afternoon tea at John Lewis Girl of the moment Freida Pinto, left, has been spotted dining with Slumdog co-star Dev Patel in this flattering Orion london dress. The designers floaty numbers perfectly complement Pintos laid-back, summery style. Dress, 57, orion Star style lite loathes BY REBECCA BOYCE Hobo sac, 75, Oi Oi at Mothers balm, 17.30, Neals Yard Remedies Udderly Gorgeous bath & shower gel, 16, stretch mark oil, 18, and leg & foot treatment, 18, cowshed Mum To Be supple skin shower oil, 6.99, super hydrating facial oil, 13.99, collagen boosting body butter, 9.99, thesanctuary. Morning sickness ease, 7.50, natalia at pretty Spritzer, 15, massage balm, 20, Boob Tube, 28.50, O Mega massage oil, 15.50, Tummy Rub, 22.50, mama Oh Baby! body toning oil, 23.95, belly butter, 24.95, mambino Floral print cardi, 35, Topshop Strapless dress, 14, George at Asda Grey tiger dress, 19.50, Marks & Spencer Blue and green wrap dress, 35, Holly Willoughby Maternity for very. Dress, 42, Mamas & Papas Trapeze trench, 189, Isabella Oliver Slim pale wash jeans, 40, Mamas & Papas Purple top, 20, M2b at mothercare. com Grecian wrap top, 95, Isabella Oliver Rosie bodycon tunic, 30, Topshop White striped top, 16, Red Herring Maternity at Debenhams Animal print tunic, 25, Mamas & Papas Fuchsia tie top, 28, M2b at Green dress, 332, Issa at mama- la-mode. com Bump band, 8, blooming Retro bikini, 28, Marks & Spencer Polka-dot swimsuit, 25, Marks & Spencer Blue blossom bottle holder, 15, pinklining. com Floral swimsuit, 32, Topshop Black and pink bra, 39, and briefs, 19, Amoralia at mama-la- Blooming Gorgeous bag, 70, Changing mat, 22.50, Oi Oi at blooming Turquoise bag, 159, Lin & Leo at blooming marvellous. Shopper bag, 9, Annie Greenabelle Oakley nappy bag, 166, Anya Hindmarch at Looking swell: paisley gown, 259, Tiffany Rose index.html2.html3.html4.html5.html6.html7.html8.html9.html10.html11.html12.html13.html14.html15.html16.html17.html18.html19.html20.html21.html22.html23.html24.html25.html26.html27.html28.html29.html30.html31.html32.html33.html34.html35.html