Shepherd Neame – Britain's Oldest Brewer

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  • City Centre Pub Reopens After Major Makeover

    13 October 2015

    The Monument in Canterbury has reopened with a stylish new look and new faces behind the bar.The historic pub in St Dunstan’s Street, which dates back to the 19th century, is owned by Shepherd Neame, which spent more than £100,000 on the refurbishment project. Work included fully redecorating the bar areas and restaurant, which now has a contemporary look with new flooring, furniture and décor.

  • Pub Donates £5,000 to Trio of Charities

    11 October 2015

    The Britannia Inn in Hythe donated a total of £5,000 to three charities at a presentation evening on Thursday, October 8th. Licensees Nigel and Sarah Cooper, who run the Shepherd Neame pub with their 18-year-old daughter Zoe and son Sam, 22, raised the money at the Britannia Fun Day in August.

  • Assistant Chefs Step Up to the Plate with Brewery's New Training Programme

    07 October 2015

    Assistant chefs at Shepherd Neame’s retail estate in London and the South East are to benefit from an enhanced training programme to ensure structured career development and encourage excellence.

  • Pub of the Week: 'Meet the Landlord' of The Crown & Anchor, Faversham

    06 October 2015

    For Pub of the Week this week, we meet up with veteran landlord Les Koncsik at the Crown & Anchor, Faversham and find out what made him join the pub trade.

  • Green-Fingered Pub Licensee Wins Top Honour

    05 October 2015

    The New Inn in Murston was named best public house in this year’s Sittingbourne in Bloom competition.

  • Official Launch for New Look Sheerness Hotel

    01 October 2015

    The Royal Hotel in Sheerness was officially reopened following a £110,000 refurbishment on Wednesday, September 30.The historic hotel, which dates back to the 19th century, is owned by Shepherd Neame, which contributed more than £30,000 to the project.

  • Shepherd Neame Honours Kent's Reserves and Cadets

    01 October 2015

    The Lord-Lieutenant of Kent, Viscount De L’Isle MBE honoured 24 members of the Reserve Forces and Cadet Movements from all three services – Sea, Army and Air - in recognition of their dedicated service throughout the County on Monday, September 29.

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.