About Us 

 

Taurus Magic Supply is a MAIL ORDER company operated by Derek Lever and Anne Lever and has been in existence for over 30 years. Taurus Magic Supply are the WORLD'S LARGEST SUPPLIERS OF USED MAGICAL APPARATUS with over 1,000 items usually in stock, ranging from books and close-up magic through to large stage illusions. We also manufacture hundreds of NEW ITEMS including stage illusions, comedy magic, electronic magic and are publishers of fine books, including the famous Jack Hughes World of Magic series.

DEREK LEVER


The founder and Managing Director of the company, he is a very well known figure in the magical world. He has been in magic for over 50 years and has been a professional performer (winning T.V.'s 'New Faces'), Theatrical Agent, Professional Hypnotist and Fireater and has Lectured all over the world, including the famous Magic Castle in Hollywood.

He is the author of a number of books including 'Stranger Than Fiction', Jack Hughes World of Magic', 'Ken Brooke and Friends' and the 'Encyclopedia of Crocodile Magic' and has written numerous articles for magic magazines.

He is the Organiser of the world's largest magic convention, the world famous BLACKPOOL MAGIC CONVENTION, is the originator and organiser of the British Magical Championships, is an Honorary Life Member and a Past President of Blackpool Magicians Club, a Past President of the British Ring of the International Brotherhood of Magicians and the Order of the Magi, an Honorary Vice President of the British Magical Society, Honorary Life President of Manchester Circle of Magicians, has been awarded a Presidential Testimonial by the Society of American Magicians, a Presidential Testimonial by the International Brotherhood of Magicians and was awarded, the David Berglas Trophy for Services to Magic by the British Magical Society and The World Famous "Murray Award" at the Blackpool Convention in 2002.  In 2004 he was awarded an "Order of Merit" from the Magic Castle, Hollywood and made an Honorary Life Member of the Guild of Magicians. 

Derek is also a well known Magical Auctioneer and organises several magic auctions in various parts of the country. He also owns a vast collection of magical apparatus both rare and ingenious and frequently displays these in his Lectures.

 

ANNE LEVER

Anne has been in magic virtually as long as Derek has and was his magical assistant for many years when he performed illusions. She is responsible for the day to day administration of the company and also has a considerable knowledge of magical equipment having handled thousands of items over the years. She is currently President Elect of Manchester Circle of magicians and is an Honorary Life Member of Manchester Circle of Magicians. In 2004 she received an award from the Guild of Magicians which was inscribed "In ongoing recognition of her commitment to the world of magic".  Anne is Derek's 'right hand' and as a Director, is a valuable asset to the company.


H0W TO ORDER AND TERMS OF BUSINESS

Our business hours are from 10.00 a.m. to 6.30 p.m. Monday to Saturday.
We are closed on Sundays.
We are a MAIL ORDER business and do NOT ACCEPT PERSONAL CALLERS.
When posting your order please ensure that you have PRINTED your name and address, this will prevent any mistakes being made in addressing your order.
Cheques should be made payable to Derek Lever or Taurus Magic Supply.
We accept VISA and MASTERCARD Credit Cards.
Minimum order on credit card is 20.00
We do NOT accept Switch Cards, American Express.

WE CAN NOW ACCEPT PAYPAL


If you wish to order by Credit Card we will need the following information:
1.  The Card Number.
2.  The Expiry Date.
3.  The Name on the Card.
4.  The address registered with the Credit Card Company.
5.  The last 3 figures of the Security Code on the black strip on the rear of card
You can send this information to us in several ways.
Fax the details on 01253 810113 (International 44 1253 810113)
Phone the details on 01253 810113 (International 44 1253 810113)
E.  mail the details on d.lever1@sky.com BUT split the details into two separate e.mails for security reasons.
Personal Cheques from overseas customers. These are only acceptable if you include an additional 7.00 to cover the cost of our Bank Charges which we have to pay to process your cheque.

 

PLEASE READ THESE INSTRUCTIONS CAREFULLY BEFORE PLACING ORDERS


 


 


TAURUS MAGIC SUPPLY,
32, PILLING LANE, PREESALL, POULTON-LE

-FYLDE, LANCASHIRE, FY6 OEU, ENGLAND.

 

PHONE/FAX: 01253 810113 (International 44 1253 810113)
MOBILE PHONE: 07904 504946

PLEASE NOTE CHANGE OF E.MAIL ADDRESS

E.MAIL: d.lever1@sky.com

WEBSITE: www.taurusmagic.net

 

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