News from the Spymaster Spy Shop HQ
THE HISTORY OF SPY EQUIPMENT AND GADGETS
The BBC's Cne Show presents a fascinating look at the history of the spy gadget. Looking back in time to the early 20th century through the wars when technology took more of a backseat to cunning methods of deception and disguise. This feature is a great snapshot of cutting edge intelligence gathering technology and how it has evolved. Of course, counter surveillance experts Spymaster were invited to take part in demonstrating a few modern day items. Watch it below...
ALAN TITCHMARSH REVIEWS GADGETS ON ITV1
During the Alan Titchmarsh show on ITV1 in early November, a number of Spymaster gadgets were featured as the show reviewed 50 years of James Bond. As well as showing an array of slick suits and how to mix the perfect Martini, Alan was aided by Gadget Show host Otis Deley as they demonstrated a number of surveillance products from the Spymaster spy shop in London. See how they got on by watching the short clip below.
INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS TIMES SEEKS OUR ADVICE
With all the recent excitement around the 23rd James Bond movie, there has been a lot of interest in surveillance and counter surveillance equipment. The media have been getting in touch with us constantly to look at the latest equipment that no 007 would be without. Here, we have shown the internationally renowned IBT a number of exciting items that we supply.
NEW IN - BULLET-PROOF LEATHER JACKETS
These fantastic leather jackets are bullet-proof to level 111A and offer protection against all calibres up to a .44 Magnum. As you can see they are brilliantly disguised. Head down to our Harrods concession or Head Office at 3 Portman Square to see for yourself.
EXCITING NEWS! Our Harrods Concession is open
It really is worth visiting - 1100 square feet of the very latest spy gear technology. We now stock thermal imaging equipment and our “state of the art” night vision demonstration room is like nothing else you’ve ever seen. Also just in are magnificent leather coats and jackets which are bullet-proof to level 111A. They will protect against all calibres up to a .44 Magnum. They are incredibly well disguised and yes, they may be expensive, but it’s your life we are talking about here and they are worth every penny!
Financial Times - How To Spend It
Journalist Jonathan Margolis pays an under cover visit to the Spymaster spy store to review some "Devious Devices" on behalf of the Financial Times' How to Spend It Section. Our resident Bond Girl, Julia, demonstrates a number of key items including covert cameras, listening devices and voice changers. Press play on the image below to watch what Jonathan got up to.
CBC Canada Reports on "Spy Rock"
The bizarre case of the Spy Rock discovered by the Russians as it passed information to under-cover UK agents as they passed in the night. Find out what the ex-prime minister, Tony Blair, and Spymasters Managing Director, Lee Marks, make of this odd story.
Selfridges New Look Store
We are excited to announce the opening of our new look spy shop concession inside the basement of London's Selfridges. We now have more than double the space available previously with hundreds of items on display and in stock. Pop in and have a look around.