Shepherd Neame – Britain's Oldest Brewer

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  • British Soul Star to Headline Pub Music Festival

    04 August 2015

    British soul star Paul Young is to headline a new charity music festival at the Dover Castle Inn in Teynham. T-Music will take place at the Shepherd Neame pub from 12noon on Saturday, August 15, and will feature Paul Young’s seven-piece Americana group Los Pacaminos, along with performances by Hullabaloo, The Chillbillies, The Legendary Rhythm Methodists and Paragraph1. Tickets will be priced £20,

  • Pub of the Week: The Castle Inn, Bodiam

    04 August 2015

    The Castle Inn, Bodiam is a charming country pub situated directly opposite the picturesque Bodiam Castle, near Robertsbridge, in East Sussex.Inside there is a comfortable bar area with seating, as well as a separate dining room, however we are sure that if you visit this summer you are likely to want to eat outside.

  • New Start for Kent Coastal Bar and Restaurant

    03 August 2015

    Not many bars come with their own ice cream kiosk. It is just one of the unique features of The Minnis Bay Bar & Brasserie which attracted new general manager Daniel Cole.   Daniel, 29, from Whitstable, has just started running the coastal site for Shepherd Neame, after the Faversham-based brewery acquired it at the start of July.  

  • Pub Music Festival Raises More Than £3,500 For Charity

    28 July 2015

    The Bull Inn in Faversham raised more than £3,500 for charity at its second Gigs in the Garden charity music festival. The event took place on July 4, and featured performances by local bands including The Narratones, Creek, 2.4, Kingsize Jones, Mike Lees, The Big Lacuna, The KC Moans and the Just Groovin’ Disco. There was also a barbecue and a raffle to raise extra funds.

  • Get Set for a Seriously Wacky Race

    23 July 2015

    A Grand Prix with a difference is taking place in Hernhill, near Faversham next month.  The Three Horseshoes pub in the village is holding its annual Wheelie Bin Race on Saturday, August 8. 

  • Pub of the Week: The Telegraph, Deal

    21 July 2015

    The Telegraph is a traditional British pub in the heart of Deal that dates back over 200 years. Licensees Dawn and Tony believe that the pub should be a key part of its local community, and they have certainly achieved this here, winning the 'Heart of the Community' Pub Award 2015.

  • Shepherd Neame Teams up with America's Favourite Steakhouse

    17 July 2015

    Beers from Britain’s oldest brewer have been listed in the UK’s first Smith & Wollensky restaurant.  First established in 1977, the Smith & Wollensky Restaurant Group (SWRG) is an iconic collection of boutique American steakhouses.Its first London restaurant has just opened in the Adelphi building on John Adam Street, off The Strand.

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.