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Marcus Jones

Part of the family that has owned and run the business over the last 30 years, Marcus has been involved since the early 1980s learning the ropes, mostly packing catalogues and inputting orders! His role for the last six years and going forward is as a Director, responsible for the general running of the business now and in the future.

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Carey’s Magic Inch – Let’s Take A Closer Look

Different people have different opinions on the different systems available in the pipe smoking world. Balsa, charcoal, 6mm, 9mm, philtpads… the list goes on. Carey’s Magic Inch was patented in…

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Big Ben Christopher Antique

With a brindle stain to really accentuate the grain this is another beautiful smoking pipe from the Royal Dutch Pipe Company.

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Association of Independent Tobacco Specialists – Lord’s, London June 2015

Last week saw the latest gathering of the great and the good (and some of the not so on either count too!) from the UK tobacco industry at the home…

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Big Ben Saturn

Big Ben are another of my favourite Guest Brands and when they get it right, they really get it right. This Big Ben Saturn is a great looking pipe combining…

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Want to smoke a pipe but don’t know where to start? Here are a few tips…

Sometimes, as experienced pipe smokers, we tend to forget how utterly daunting it can be for the novice – like trying to enter a mysterious clique speaking a different language…

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Pipes by Henryk Worobiec

In his own words… “The firm was established by my father, Paweł, in 1954, and I have been continuing this family tradition on my own since 1979. So far I…

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Vauen’s Pipe of The Year 2015 – Available Now!

Another beauty from our favourite German pipe maker, the stunning POTY 2015. Available in limited supply and in a range of finishes, here’s a closer look at our favourite.

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What are these ‘loose leaf tobacco vaporizers’ really like?

There are a few different types on the market, and they are definitely becoming part of the mainstream, so what is it about loose leaf vaporizers that are making them…

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Carey’s Pipe & Tobacco Shop on PipesMagazine.com Radio!

Recently we were invited by Brian Levine of PipesMagazine.com Radio to appear on his show to learn more about Carey’s Pipe & Tobacco Shop – who we are, what we…

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Old Dominion Pipe Company – Hand Crafting Corn Cob Pipes in Virginia, USA

As the most recent addition to the pipe makers featured on our website and in our catalogues, we are delighted to introduce Old Dominion Pipe Company.  To understand better the…

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