Posts Tagged ‘Shepherd Neame’

Shepherd Neame Plans Major Investment In Landmark Sheppy Pub

One of the Isle of Sheppey’s most iconic buildings, the award-winning Royal Hotel, Sheerness, is to be given a refurbishment costing more than £100,000 by brewers Shepherd Neame. It is the brewery’s second major recent investment on the island following the successful £350,000 relaunch of The Aviator, Queenborough, and Shepherd Neame is seeking a new […]

Shepherd Neame Re-born In The USA

Britain’s oldest brewer, Shepherd Neame, has signed new agreements with Canada’s oldest independent brewery, Moosehead Breweries, to act as their distributors for the US and for Canada. The Kent brewery’s flagship beer, Spitfire Premium Kentish Ale, will be on sale across North America from September, with further products planned for 12 months’ time. Spitfire will […]

Shepherd Neame Wins Best UK Pub Company Award

Shepherd Neame’s pubs have won a top accolade at The Publican Awards 2013 held at the Grosvenor House Hotel in Park Lane. Britain’s oldest brewer fought off stiff competition to win the Best Managed Pub Company (2-50 Sites) award, given to “a highly successful managed retail estate, which has shown strong innovation and performance in […]

Shepherd Neame Wins Gold In International Beer Challenge

Shepherd Neame beers have won a gold medal, a silver medal and a host of bronze medals in the Olympics of beer, the International Beer Challenge. In the tasting category Late Red Autumn Hop Ale won gold and Canterbury Jack silver, while another four beers brewed by Shepherd Neame, 1698 Bottle Conditioned Ale, Spitfire Premium […]

Shepherd Neame Announces winners Of Pub Awards

The Ship and Trades at Chatham Maritime has been named Pub of the Year in the Shepherd Neame Pub Awards. Thirteen of the brewery’s 350 pubs in the South East collected awards for different aspects of running a successful pub, such as serving great food, pulling the perfect pint or being at the heart of […]

Clifftop pub ready for summer with £100,000 refurbishment

The Royal, in Marine Parade, Tankerton, has a fresh new look for the summer season following a £100,000 refurbishment by brewer Shepherd Neame. With views across the Thames Estuary to Essex, the Royal is just a few minutes’ stroll from Whitstable Harbour, and is making the most of its magnificent clifftop setting and sea views […]

The Royal Albion Pub In Maidstone Wins ‘Best Of British’ Chef Competition

Stephen Osbourn chef, at the Royal Albion pub in Maidstone, Kent has won the ‘Best of British’ chef competition run by foodservice industry, Brakes and Kent’s master brewer Shepherd Neame. The contest was launched by Brakes in conjunction with British Food Fortnight (17 September to 2 October 2011). It aims to raise awareness of British […]