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Science museum brews ale with Britain's oldest brewer

23 March 2011

Shepherd Neame, Britain’s oldest brewer, welcomed Science Museum curator Dr Andrew Nahum to brew Watt’s Late Ale, in celebration of a new James Watt exhibition. The Science Museum will be opening up the attic workshop of steam pioneer James Watt to the public, as part of a new permanent exhibition James Watt and our world, from March 23.

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Spitfire supports marathon runner

23 March 2011

Spitfire ale is sponsoring a Royal Air Force officer to run the London Marathon – dressed as the world famous World War Two fighter.Spitfire, brewed by Shepherd Neame, has sponsored Squadron Leader Dean Holder, who is raising money for the charity, Leonard Cheshire Disability.

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Morrisons team with Sun Lik for meal deals

21 March 2011

Shepherd Neame and Morrisons are offering Sun Lik oriental beer in 500ml bottles as part of meal deal offers for 2011 following a successful launch earlier in the year.Sun Lik was introduced as part of the deal in mid-January and enjoyed particularly excellent sales in the build-up to Chinese new year on February 3.Grocery controller at Shepherd Neame Deighton Ridge said: “Morrisons are fantastic

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Shepherd Neame shows pride in British beer

18 March 2011

Shepherd Neame in Faversham, Kent, has lent its weight to a national campaign from the Society of Independent Brewers. Shepherd Neame, Britain’s oldest brewer, was one of the 25 brewers to take a role in the short film featuring its head brewer David Holmes.

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Hit tunes take off at the Aviator

17 March 2011

A Shepherd Neame pub has helped raise almost £400 for Help For Heroes after hosting a night of classic swing sounds. The Aviator on the Isle of Sheppey was the venue for the latest stage of the Frankie Martin Great British Pub Tour, in which the former soldier performs one gig a night for a year at venues around the country in aid of the forces’ charity.

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