15 May 2012
A Sandwich pub has won the town’s first Sandwich of Sandwich competition in five years, held as part of the snack’s 250th anniversary.
New licensees Jeanette Todd and Bob Taylor at the Market Inn in the Cattle Market took first place, despite deciding to enter the competition on the spur of the moment.
14 May 2012
Shepherd Neame, the Kent-based brewer and pub operator, notes the announcement made by PLUS Markets Group (“PLUS”) today regarding the termination of the Formal Sales Process and the Run-Off of PLUS Stock Exchange.
04 May 2012
The hunt is on to find Medway entrepreneurs to run a community pub in Chatham following a £75,000 refurbishment.
The General at Sea in Balfour Road, just off the Maidstone Road, has been renovated inside and out by brewer Shepherd Neame. The pub provides nearby residents with a stunning community pub, but it is missing one vital ingredient: a great licensee.
23 April 2012
Britain's oldest brewer Shepherd Neame is teaming up with Maidstone United to mark the football club's homecoming.The sponsorship deal will see the clubhouse at The Gallagher Stadium named The Spitfire Lounge, after one of the family-owned brewery's most famous brands. It will open on Saturday 14 July – the day when The Stones entertain Championship club Brighton and Hove Albion.
16 April 2012
Shepherd Neame’s Faversham Brewery will feature on BBC 2 as part of a new series looking at the best regional ingredients in the UK.
Presented by restaurant critic Giles Coren, this week’s episode of Our Food – the third in the series – focuses on Kent. It will be broadcast at 8pm on Wednesday 18 April.