Shepherd Neame – Britain's Oldest Brewer

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  • Top Honour for Shepherd Neame's Visitor Centre

    20 May 2015

    Our award-winning Visitor Centre has won its third Certificate of Excellence award from the world’s largest travel website TripAdvisor.

  • Pub of the Week: The Gate Inn, Marshside

    19 May 2015

    The Gate Inn at Marshside, Chislet, could be described as one of Kent’s best kept secrets. This charming 220 year old building sits alongside a stream, serving excellent cask ales, and hearty home cooked food.

  • Royal Wells Hotel Reopens After £2.4 Million Makeover

    13 May 2015

    The Royal Wells Hotel in Tunbridge Wells has reopened following a £2.4 million transformation.

  • Pub of the Week: The Rugby Tavern, Holborn

    12 May 2015

    The Rugby Tavern is a traditional English pub just a short walk from the British Museum, and the heart of the theatre district.

  • Shepherd Neame Pub Hosts First Rye Ukulele Festival

    11 May 2015

    The first Rye Ukulele Festival is taking place at the town’s Cinque Ports pub on Sunday, May 24. It has been organised by the Rye Ukulele Experiment, a group of ukulele enthusiasts based in the town, and more than a dozen other bands from Kent and Sussex have already signed up to join them in performing at the event.

  • Thomas Grant Descendant Visits Brewery

    08 May 2015

    A descendant of Thomas Grant, creator of Grant’s Morella Cherry Brandy, has visited the brewery to find out more about the liqueur’s history.

  • Enjoy an Early Taste of Summer

    05 May 2015

    Enjoy an early taste of summer with one of Shepherd Neame’s refreshing seasonal beers. Britain’s oldest brewer is releasing two of its most popular limited edition cask ales in June: Goldings Ale and Brilliant Ale.

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.