Reggae star puts pub on the music map

28 October 2010

Reggae star Tippi Irie is to perform at the Railway Telegraph in Forest Hill at the end of the month in what is expected to be the first in a series of major music performances. Licensee Pamela Adamson is hoping October 30’s performance by the renowned reggae singer and DJ will trigger a series of gigs by a variety of stars.

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Spitfire Ale sponsors Jackboots on Whitehall

22 October 2010

Spitfire Premium Kentish Ale is sponsoring madcap film Jackboots on Whitehall, an irreverent take on World War II that features an impressive cast of Hollywood stars. Jackboots on Whitehall is Team America meets Inglourious Basterds and features ground-breaking puppetry voiced by Ewan McGregor, Rosamund Pike, Timothy Spall and Richard E. Grant.

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Matumi is new exclusive wine from Todd's the wine company

20 October 2010

Todd’s the Wine Company is adding two distinctive wines from South Africa to its carefully-selected portfolio this winter. Matumi is an exclusive brand made for Shepherd Neame’s wine company by the Lourensford Estate

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Fire and ice at Asahi rising stars cocktail competition

12 October 2010

After a year on tour around the UK, the Asahi Rising Stars Cocktail Competition reached its grand final in a glitzy evening at the Park Plaza Riverbank London in October. The nationwide competition was open to aspiring mixologists under the age of 30, with a first prize of an all-expenses-paid trip to Japan.

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Announcement of preliminary results June 2010

07 October 2010

Shepherd Neame, the Kent-based brewer and pub operator, today announces results for the 52 weeks ended 26 June 2010.   Financial performance:   * Turnover up 5.4% to £115.4m (2009: £109.5m) * Operating profit before exceptionals up 25% to £11.9m (2009: £9.5m) * Profit before tax up 25.5% to £8.7m (2009: £6.9m) * Earnings per share up 11.6% to 49.9p (2009: 44.7p)

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