30 January 2015
The Sportsman in Seasalter has been named as the best gastropub in Britain at the Budweiser Budvar Top 50 Gastropubs Awards.
The Shepherd Neame-owned pub, run by brothers Stephen and Phil Harris, picked up the title at an awards lunch on Monday, January 26, after receiving the most votes
in an industry poll organised by leading pub industry magazine the Publican’s Morning Advertiser.
13 January 2015
Britain’s oldest brewer Shepherd Neame has been shortlisted for two categories in the Taste of Kent Awards 2015.
The Faversham-based brewery’s Whitstable Bay Pale Ale is up for Best Kentish Beer, while The Kings Head in Wye, part of its tenanted estate, is up for Kent Dining Pub of the Year.
09 December 2014
Shepherd Neame’s archivist and historian John Owen has been honoured for his success in confirming an oft-debated topic in British brewing history: who is Britain’s oldest brewer?
24 November 2014
The 600-year-old Kent pub, The Woolpack in Chilham, has won two honours in this year’s Beautiful South Tourism Awards.
09 July 2014
The Marine Hotel in Whitstable has been named Pub of the Year in the annual Shepherd Neame Pub Awards.
It was among 14 of the brewery’s 348 pubs and hotels across London and the South East honoured in a glittering ceremony at the Conningbrook Hotel in Ashford on Tuesday, July 8.