5 Steps: Strawberry And Rhubarb Jam

5 Steps: Strawberry and Rhubarb Jam

We’re on the edge of summer which means winter is on its way, and comfort food is definitely on the agenda! This particular blog is for all of those who have spent their long summer evenings outside foraging (legally we hope!) for fruit and still have bundles of fresh produce left …

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Fresh Footwear!

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A review of new footwear for Autumn/Winter 2016 Want the newest boots in the field? Need new wellingtons for the Winter? Planning Christmas presents already? Technically we may still be in  ‘summer’ but we at Philip Morris & Son have finalised what’s filling our shelves this Autumn & Winter meaning …

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The Relative Calm Before The Show Season Starts…

The Relative Calm Before The Show Season Starts...

Show season is upon us… July is the month where things step up to manic levels at the business and also within our homes, because the show season is upon us. It takes an awful lot of planning and preparations to get all our wonderful goodies to different shows around …

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A Guide To Waterproof Materials

A Guide To Waterproof Materials

We live on one of the most attractive islands in the world; the backcloth of Britain is painted with hills upon hills of natural, staggering beauty. Our sandy coastal paths are not to be forgotten either; in the summer we all rush down to the coast with our swimming cosies and rubber dinghy’s in …

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The Review: Shooting Jackets Of 2016

The Review: Shooting Jackets Of 2016

It’s time to once again review new and improved shooting jackets  for this coming season. Traditionally the CLA Gamefair has been the launch for new styles of game shooting clothing, but with the demise of the show last year we will be having a split launch at 2 new shows;  The Game …

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Two Bank Holidays, Wembley And A Family Party

Two bank holidays, wembley and a family party

Two Bank Holidays, Wembley And A Family Party   Spring is finally here and we have managed to have a few BBQ’s sitting in the garden. Willow is finding fascination in all the new life in the garden and dandelion puffs are proving to a source of much hilarity to …

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A Countryman’s Query: Revealing Rubber

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So you spend all day in a farm; you’re walking through mud, fertilizer (and the rest!) and you’re looking for a wellington that won’t let you down. Throughout this post we’re going to be exploring what exactly makes a wellington suitable for agricultural use and examining rubber content. We believe …

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Learn Your Linings!

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Boot linings explained   So, you’ve made the decision to invest in a proper pair of wellies but you’re unsure which ones you should buy. You know your style, but what about the specifics; which welly’s which?  Which lining is right for you?   Well, we here at Philip Morris & …

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Give Your Spring Garden Life With These Top Tips

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Dig out the gardening gloves because spring is here! Unleash your artistic flare and build a beautiful haven for the warmer months of the year…   Out with the old and in with the new! Start by clearing your garden of any debris, wilted shrubs, and weeds. Trim away the dried spent seed heads and …

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Philip Morris and Son Scoop Up Another Gold Feefo Award!

Feefo Gold for Philip Morris and Son

We’ve gone and done it again! We’ve scooped up yet another Feefo Gold Trusted Merchant award for 2016! We may be a small independent business, but we thrive on the quality of service that we offer our customer. Philip Morris and Son have a wide customers base that has expanded outside …

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Spring Essentials: New Season Barbour For Men 2016

Barbour Spring/Summer 2016

It’s time to dust off those shorts that have been hibernating in your wardrobe throughout the long winter months, because spring is just a stone throw away! Introducing the airy and bright men’s Barbour SS16 clothing range… Top Tees and Polos… If you are looking for something that will keep you …

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Hello Spring! – Ladies Barbour SS16 Collection

Ladies Barbour Spring/Summer16 Collection

The birds are starting to sing and flowers are starting to bloom! It’s time to clear out your cosy winter wardrobe, as spring is just around the corner. This year Barbour have gone all out with their Ladies SS16 Collection; it’s bursting at the seams with blossoming prints, striking cuts, …

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Pancake Day: Sweet Or Savory? You Decide

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Pancakes here… Pancakes there… Pancakes for everyone! Chocolate and Blood Orange Pancakes   If you’ve got a sweet tooth and simply cannot resist a generous drizzle of chocolate sauce with your pancakes then this sugary, yet zesty, treat is for you… Ingredients: 125g Flour 2 Eggs 220ml Milk 75g Cooking Chocolate …

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7 Exceptional Steps: Burns Night Stir Fry

Burns Night Stir Fry

With only two weeks between Robert Burns Night and Chinese New Year we thought that it would be an exciting challenge to combine a Scottish delicacy with a traditional Chinese dish; all cooked in one single Ken Hom Carbon Steel Wok… Ingredients Seasoning Your Wok: 1 Shallot 3 Cloves of Garlic 1 Knob …

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We’re Expanding! – No. 34 Coningsby Street

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We Have Finally Made The Leap! Philip Morris and Son are branching out to another warehouse facility – No. 34 Coningsby Street (which just so happens to be down the road from our current warehouse). We will be using this great new space for storing goods and shipping orders out to our website customers. …

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Philip Morris & Son – One Of The Small Biz 100!

Small Business Saturday at Philip Morris and Son

Small Biz 100 List: This year not only is Philip Morris and Son participating in the much anticipated day that is Small Business Saturday, (on the 5th of December), we have also been nominated as a Small Biz 100! This is fantastic news for us, and most definitely a momentous …

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Philip Morris & Son Christmas Opening Times

Philip Morris & Son Christmas Opening Time 2015

There’s a buzz of festive cheer around Herefordshire!   Everywhere you go you see the sparkle of tinsel and fairy lights lining shop windows. The smell of freshly cooked gingerbread coat the frosty winter air. The late night shopping season has begun! If you are planning on doing your Christmas shopping in Hereford, then you will …

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Make Your Home Extra Cosy This Year With Manor Fireside Furnishings…

Manor Fireside Furnishings at Philip Morris and Son

The days are growing colder and the nights are turning darker; winter will soon be knocking on our doors. Now is the time to start thinking about turning our homes into a beautifully warm, and ultra-snug, hibernation pod. Create a gorgeous autumnal home with a roaring fire and an extra cosy ambience with stunning new …

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Top 10: Innovations In Shooting

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Shooting Season is underway! Have you got your shooting essentials at the ready? Take a look at our list of Top 10 Innovations In Shooting… Own the best! Innovation 1: PrimaLoft® Where would we be without our warming friend PrimaLoft®? At this time of year when autumn slowly seeps into winter, clothing …

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Introducing Alan Paine Country Clothing

Alan Paine Country Clothing Collection

Philip Morris & Son are delighted to introduce our newest clothing brand – Alan Paine Country Clothing. Celebrating over 100 years of tradition, we’re certain that the Alan Paine country clothing collection will be a hit with our customers. A little bit of history The original incarnation of the brand …

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Ladies, What To Wear For Autumn 2015

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Autumn is slowly sweeping its way up our footpaths leaving behind traces of its presence here and there with little golden and umber gifts. Delve into Autumn in style with the beautifully cosy ladies Barbour Autumn/Winter 2015 collection… ‘Tis The Season For Tartan Barbour have been using striking tartan prints inside their garments from …

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Step Into Autumn With The Brand New Barbour Shoe Collection

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Alice Slippers: People often say that diamonds are a girl’s best friend, well ladies it’s time to ditch them and get a new one! Barbour’s extremely comfortable Alice Slippers will see you through the long frosty hours of winter. These Moccasin style slippers have been fashioned from gentle suede and …

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The Hunter Balmoral Wellington Collection For 2015

Hunter Balmoral Wellington Boots at Philip Morris and Son

Our summer has come to a bit of an unexpected end with all of this rain; it’s not quite autumn just yet. But don’t worry, we’ve got something that will help chase away your rainy day blues! Introducing the supremely comfortable Hunter Balmoral collection… Balmoral Classic Unisex Wellington First up …

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Top 10: Reasons To Buy Musto

Top 10 Reasons To Buy Musto

No. 1 – Musto I could for the Number 1 reason just write the word ‘Musto’ and leave it at that, but that wouldn’t make for a very exciting read would it? The exceptional British brand that is Musto started off way back in 1964 just after the Tokyo Olympics, …

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Need Shooting Clothing For Game Season? We’ve Got It Sorted!

New AW15 Shooting Clothing

We are moving into the much anticipated months of gamebird season where grouse, pheasant and partridge are the talk of the field. For most avid shooters, and I’m sure they would agree, the only down side to shooting season is the uncomfortable wet weather and Jack Frost constantly nipping at …

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The Ultimate Festival Survival Kit!

Get your Ultimate Festival Survival Kit at Philip Morris and Son!

So summer is here, which can only mean one thing, Festival Season has begun! The evenings are meant to be spent outside listening to sweet tunes, indulging in scrumptious food, and sipping on chilled cider. It’s all about letting loose and having a blast, you are there to enjoy yourself! However, …

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Positive shopping experience at Philip Morris and Son recognized via inclusion in Google Certified Shops programme

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Independent family run business Philip Morris and Son, which offers people from Herefordshire and further afield unique customer service and high quality country clothing and homeware essentials. First established in 1845 as a local ironmongers, Philip Morris and Son is a small and ever growing business that was recently selected …

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Denby – Made of Strong Stuff

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Denby stoneware is handmade in England using locally sourced clay. With skills handed down over 2 centuries, Denby’s craftsmen create wonderfully unique tableware which is incredibly durable, distinctive and stylish. Philip Morris & Son offer fantastic discounts across the Denby ranges and we are also offering free delivery on all Denby …

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Sleep Solutions For The Summer And Beyond

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So there’s a crazy rumour going round that Summer is on it’s way… like most of us who know the British weather all too well, I’ll believe it when I’m rummaging around in the attic for a fan and turning the airing cupboard upside down trying to find a lighter …

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