• Part of the Family

    27 August 2012

    In January this year Richard Frost took on the role of Shepherd Neame head brewer. This will be his first Hop Festival and he can’t wait…

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  • Harvest

    24 August 2012

    As August draws towards a wet bank holiday and the hop festival is just around the corner it must be harvest time.

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  • World Records and Flying Machines Launch Wings & Wheels 2012

    22 August 2012

    The Wings & Wheels launch got off to a flying start as two Hawks swooped in to help the team with their Guinness World Record attempt. Having looked long and hard at the thousands of recent records, discarded the longest distance to squirt milk from your eye and the most forward rolls in one minute, the team at Wings & Wheels created the longest ever line of toy cars.

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  • High-Flying Pubs Enjoy Free Beer for a Year

    15 August 2012

    As Britain rides high on medal successes, three pubs have their own reasons to celebrate – free beer for a year thanks to Spitfire Premium Ale’s Glorious 2012 promotion. The lucky pubs, George & Dragon, Ilfracombe; The Bull, Tunbridge Wells; and New Hall Tavern, Preston, have each won a firkin a week for a year – 3,744 pints – after being selected at random in a text-to-win on-cask promotion. 

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  • London calling: Bow pub provides games updates to Oz

    06 August 2012

    The licensee of a Shepherd Neame pub close to the Olympic village is keeping Australians up-to-date on proceedings with a regular slot on national radio. Frankie Colclough of the Eleanor Arms in Bow, East London is on the doorstep of the UK’s largest ever sports event and has been approached by ABC Radio to give some insight on the public mood.

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