Shepherd Neame – Britain's Oldest Brewer

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  • Surrey Pub Enjoys Stylish £150,000 Makeover

    26 August 2015

    The Poyntz Arms in East Molesey, Surrey, has two new faces behind the bar, and a new look.  Licensees Michael O’Reilly and son Corey took over the Shepherd Neame pub in April this year. Since then, the pair have undertaken a joint £150,000 refurbishment with the brewery. 

  • Pub of the Week: The Chequers Inn, Lamberhurst

    25 August 2015

    The Chequers Inn at Lamberhurst is an historic 15thcentury pub on the riverside at Lamberhurst, near Tunbridge Wells. Originally built in 1137 as a manor house, the building later became a pub in the 1400s, continuing to the present day to provide a friendly welcome to both locals and visitors alike.

  • Win the Ultimate Kent Experience!

    25 August 2015

    Shepherd Neame has teamed up with Visit Kent for a special summer photo competition designed to show off The Garden of England – and the people who love it - to the world.   We are challenging visitors and residents to share their favourite images and stories of Kent on Facebook for the chance to win the ‘ultimate Kent experience’. 

  • Oranjeboom to Sponsor Waterfest 2015

    22 August 2015

    Award-winning Dutch lager Oranjeboom is among the leading sponsors of this year’s Waterfest in Weymouth.The lager (3.9% abv) will be available on draught at the festival, taking place in Weymouth Harbour on Saturday, September 5 and Sunday, September 6.The free festival celebrates Weymouth’s maritime heritage with entertainment including thrilling flyboarding and aquatic jetpack displays, demonstr

  • A Night of New Comedy in Faversham

    21 August 2015

    A trio of up-and-coming Kent comedians are set to shine at The Old Brewery Store in Faversham.The events venue at the Shepherd Neame brewery is hosting a comedy night on the first Thursday of every month, and three comedians from the local area will be performing at the next gig on Thursday, September 3.Ed de Cantor from Cranbrook, Richard Coughlan from Faversham and Gareth Dorrian from Maidstone

  • Pub of the Week: The Imperial, Southborough

    19 August 2015

    The Imperial is a traditional pub in the small town of Southborough, just a couple of miles outside the historic spa town of Tunbridge Wells - a friendly, classic ‘local’ style of pub, combined with an authentic Italian dining experience.

  • Preparations Underway for 2015 Hop Festival

    14 August 2015

    Preparations are underway for the 26th Faversham Hop Festival, taking place on Saturday, September 5 and Sunday, September 6. We are pleased to once again the official partner for the free two-day event, which commemorates the golden days of hop picking in Kent.We will be sponsoring the Brewery Stage in Court Street, which will feature a diverse range of performances by local musicians on both day

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.