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Why isn’t my vape working? A guide to troubleshooting common vape problems.

When everything’s working properly, vaping is an enjoyable and relaxing experience for former smokers. Like all technology though, your vape device can develop issues from time to time, but most problems are quick and simple to fix yourself if you have a little background knowledge.  To help you get your vape fixed ASAP, we’ve put together a list of our most commonly asked questions and shared our top tips for solving them. We recommend reading the instruction manual of any new vape device before you start using it, especially if... Read More


888 Vapour Nottingham’s big refit unveiled!

888 Vapour Nottingham has had a full revamp! With a brand new layout and a smarter finish, the store is now able to bring you more of all the top-quality vape products you love!  Since opening our first store in 2014, we’ve been dedicated to providing the best customer service experience possible. With more storage and display cabinets, we’re able to show off more of our stock, giving you a closer look at our wide range of devices and accessories to help you find the best kit for you.  We... Read More


Smokefree 2030 Explained – What is it and what does it mean for vaping?

Smokefree 2030 has been hitting the headlines a lot recently.   Back in June, Oxfordshire council announced their accelerated plans to be the first county in the UK to go smoke-free, by cracking down on smoking outside bars, restaurants and workplaces by 2025.  It’s not looking so positive for the rest of the country though, with the latest figures suggesting that England is set to miss the Government’s ambitious target by at least 7 years, with huge health inequalities between the country’s richest and poorest communities being the main barrier.  But what exactly does... Read More


A Beginners Guide to Sub-Ohm Vaping

Back in the early 2000s, vaping was a niche and limited market. Cigalikes were the only real option available to ex-smokers, but their unsatisfying nicotine hit and poor flavour delivery made them pretty unpopular.  Thankfully, the industry has come a long way since then, with approximately 3.6 million vapers in the UK now enjoying an unlimited choice of flavours and more flexibility in vaping style than ever before.  This brings us nicely onto Sub-Ohm vaping. If you’ve been vaping for a while and you’re keen to upgrade your vaping experience, now’s the... Read More


Disposable Vapes: How We’re Combating Waste at 888 Vapour

The disposable vape trend has exploded in recent months, and it’s not slowing down any time soon.  Disposable kits are a great solution for smokers trying to quit, or vapers on the move looking for a portable, stress-free solution. But as with all single-use plastics and electricals, they’ll quickly start to pile up in landfills if we don’t dispose of them properly.  Here at 888 Vapour, we’re dedicated to minimising our impact on the planet wherever possible. To help our customers responsibly dispose of their disposable vapes, we’re introducing dedicated recycling... Read More


What is Stealth Vaping? The Definitive Guide.

Since the dawn of sub-ohm tanks and high-power mods, huge vapour clouds engulfing you and those around you are pretty much guaranteed. Whilst it’s usually not an issue, there are some places you’ll want to vape more discreetly.  Are you drawing unwanted attention to yourself in the office? Maybe there’s a big night out coming up, and you are worried about upsetting people if you vape in the club. Whatever the reason might be, stealth vaping is the solution.    But what exactly is stealth vaping? How does it work?... Read More


Locate 888: A lowdown on our shop locations

Here at 888 Vapour, we’re all about customer experience. Vape shops provide passionate vapers with a chance to interact with other enthusiasts, discover exciting new flavours and join the local vaping community.  As a family-run local business, 888 Vapour was born from a passion for vaping in our first high-street store. Interested in popping into one of our stores? Here’s a lowdown of all our locations. 888 Vapour Newark As our flagship store, 888 Vapour Newark will always hold a special place in our hearts. The entire business started in one... Read More


888 Vapour Explains: What is a shortfill?

If you’re new to the world of vaping, you might feel a bit overwhelmed by the options and variety on show. From picking the right vape kit to choosing your nic preferences, there are a few areas you have to navigate before finding your feet. One type of e-liquid you may have heard mentioned is shortfills. But what are they and why should you give them a go? What is a shortfill? Shortfills were created after the TPD (Tobacco Products Directive), introduced regulations in 2017 which placed restrictions on vape... Read More