Tag Archives: tobacco

Baccyflap

The Wonderful and Bizarre World of Pipe Smoking – Baccyflaps

The Humble Baccyflap   I was intrigued when I came across an article about the baccyflap recently, and so I carried out a little of my own research.  It turns…

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Why Don’t People Smoke Pipes Any More?!

One recently ‘converted’ US cigar smoker’s amusing view on the world of pipe smoking… With thanks to Cigars.com.     First off, I need to clearly state my love for…

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Vaporizing – Is this the Future?!

One of the joys of pipe smoking is a fresh bowl in full flow, with smoke billowing and the mouth full of the flavours we know and love.  But no-one…

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Charting the Popularity of Tobacco Products Through Time

This is a fascinating half hour piece aired on January 14th on BBC Radio 4′s ‘The Long View’. Jonathan Freedland is joined by Rod Liddle to compare the rise of…

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Cigar (& Pipe) Smoking Enjoys a Revival in the UK

I have taken the liberty to reproduce this article from a recent post on the Independent newspaper website.  Although it’s interesting in its own right, the reference to recent pipe…

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Pipe & Tobacco Newsletter – Just In Time for Xmas

In this email newsletter we offer a gentle reminder about the last posting dates for a guaranteed Xmas delivery, and offer a few more suggestions for gifts if you are…

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Pipe & Tobacco Newsletter – Flasks, Vauen Specials & Lucky Dip Pipes

In this, our second Christmas newsletter, we offer a few more gift suggestions, from our budget Lucky Dip pipes to some high end Vauen Specials, via the slightly leftfield spirit…

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Pipe & Tobacco Newsletter – Cuban Cigars, Starter Kits & Budget Pipes

Our November 2013 newsletter takes a first, quick look at some Christmas gift ideas ranging from budget (Corn Cobs) to luxurious (Cuban cigars) via practicality and convenience (Starter Kits)! To view the Newsletter in full please click…

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Pipe and Tobacco Newsletter June 2013

The latest Carey’s Pipe & Tobacco Shop Newsletter takes a quick look at the latest Summer Catalogue and showcases a few perfect additions for the summer months including Meerschaum pipes,…

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Tobacco Pricing – Budget 2013

So, it’s that time of year again, and don’t we all dread it?! As I’m sure you are aware, by far the largest elements in the price of UK tobacco are the…

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