The latest coffee craze is “roasting” the independent cafe owners as the chains keep rolling out more branches, reports FTmagazine. In Hampstead High Street, north London, for example, there are 10 places where you can get a coffee and sit at a table. The magazine reports how chains such as Starbucks have left old-style coffee shops “on their last dregs”. FTmagazine 01/04/06 page 24-25