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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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BBC Kent Meets The Pipe Club Of London

Some of our regular customers may be aware that we have recently been awarded the privilege of becoming Honorary Members of the esteemed Pipe Club of London.  We’ve contributed a…

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Are Cuban Cigars Still A Pipe Dream?

One school of thought on the thawing of relations between the US and Cuba is that it might not be such a good thing for Cuban cigars after all, as…

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A History of Tobacco in London

Thanks to the Londonist for this interesting summary of tobacco in all its forms in London… Click here to view the original version “Despite what Bob Newhart appears to have thought, it…

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Filling Your E-pipe

With the increasing number of e-products available, particularly the different styles of e-pipes, we are being asked more often for tips on how to fill the different systems with e-liquid.…

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Cigar Aficionado – An Interview with Fidel Castro (1994)

With all the recent talk about the thawing of US-Cuban relations, cigars from the infamous Caribbean island have once again been thrust into the limelight.  With some saying that the…

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The Origin of Santa Claus…

What better time to shed a bit of light on how exactly we ended up with a pipe smoking, red and white costume wearing, jovial old man giving away presents…

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Add A Little Spice To Your Christmas!

Homemade Spiced Bourbon (or Rum) Here’s a cheeky little recipe we found in the Waitrose Magazine that I’m sure they won’t mind us sharing with you.  It sounds like a…

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Carey’s Pipe & Tobacco Shop Newsletter – Last Posting & Gift Ideas

There have been a few email newsletters flying around recently as we rush headlong towards Christmas and have lots to bring our customers up to speed about… This lastest newsletter…

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Cigar Tastings and Island Hopping

For our latest blog post we’re changing tack slightly and giving you an insight into what we get up to from time to time working in the pipe & tobacco…

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Ever Wondered How The West Caught On To Tobacco? Here’s Bob Newhart’s Theory…

Whilst reading another article recently, which I’ll also be posting over the coming days, I was directed to this great audio clip of comedian Bob Newhart giving his take on…

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