Shepherd Neame – Britain's Oldest Brewer

Latest from the blog

  • Work Progresses on £2.4 Million Hotel Makeover

    30 March 2015

    A £2.4 million transformation of the Grade II listed Royal Wells Hotel in Tunbridge Wells, our single largest refurbishment project to date, has reached the halfway point.

  • Seaside Pub Reopens After £100,000 Makeover

    27 March 2015

    Traditional seaside pub The Smack Inn in Whitstable has a new look and a new face behind the bar. Licensee Charles Smythe has taken on the pub, which has just undergone a £100,000 refurbishment project.

  • Redesign for Royals' Favourite Liqueur

    26 March 2015

    Grant’s Morella Cherry Brandy has unveiled an updated traditional look to reflect its long, illustrious heritage.First produced in 1774 by Thomas Grant in Maidstone, Kent, using the Garden of England’s famed variety of cherry, Grant’s Morella Cherry Brandy is steeped in history.

  • Shop Pick: Ultimate Collection

    25 March 2015

    This week's Shop Pick is the Ultimate Collection - a 12 bottle mixed case, showcasing 12 different ales. Perfect as a gift for someone, even better as a treat for yourself.

  • Pub of the Week: The Crown Inn, Chislehurst

    24 March 2015

    Situated on the edge of Chislehurst Common, The Crown Inn enjoys an enviable location in this leafy suburb, close enough to London to be an ideal city-goer’s stopover - just a 15 minute direct train, but quiet and green enough to feel a million miles away.

  • Enjoy an Evening of Comedy in Faversham

    23 March 2015

    Tickets are now on sale for the April comedy night at The Old Brewery Store in Faversham, following the success of last month’s sell-out inaugural event. The events venue at the brewery will be hosting a comedy night on the first Thursday of every month, and the next show is taking place on Thursday, April 2.

  • Free Coastal Wedding Fair

    21 March 2015

    Brides and grooms-to-be won’t want to miss the forthcoming coastal Wedding Fair at the Botany Bay Hotel near Broadstairs. The hotel, situated on the magnificent clifftop at Kingsgate, is hosting the free event from 10am to 2.30pm on Sunday, March 29. Every visitor will receive a free goody bag and be entered into the draw to win a £150 goody bag.

About Shepherd Neame

Shepherd Neame is Britain’s Oldest Brewer, based in Faversham, Kent, since 1698. It is a family business with strong family engagement and a balance of Neame family members and non-family members on the Board of Directors

All of our beers are brewed with the finest traditional ingredients including water from our own artesian well, deep beneath the brewery.

We are proud to brew a range of quintessentially Kentish ales including Spitfire Bishops Finger and Master Brewas well as award-winning lagers, including Samuel Adams Boston Lager and Asahi.

Shepherd Neame prides itself on being an integrated regional brewer with an estate of good quality pubs and hotels across the south east of England including Kent, Medway, London, Essex, Surrey and Sussex.