03 December 2013
A local couple with experience working in the casino business have taken on Bexleyheath pub the Prince Albert on the Broadway. Husband and wife Barrie and Claire Houghton have re-opened the pub after a £100,000 refurbishment by brewers Shepherd Neame.
28 November 2013
Shepherd Neame’s Visitor Centre has received a silver award in the Small Visitor Attraction Category of the Beautiful South Excellence Awards 2013-2014. The award is the latest in a string of accolades for the attraction which received gold accreditation from the Green Tourism Business Scheme earlier this year and picked up silver at last year’s Beautiful South Awards.
18 November 2013
One of the Isle of Sheppey’s most iconic buildings, the award-winning Royal Hotel, Sheerness, is to be given a refurbishment costing more than £100,000 by brewers Shepherd Neame. It is the brewery’s second major recent investment on the island following the successful £350,000 relaunch of The Aviator, Queenborough, and Shepherd Neame is seeking a new licensee to run the business. The Royal Hotel,
16 November 2013
November 12th saw Shepherd Neame chief executive, Jonathan Neame, hand over the proceeds from Geoff Rambler’s (aka Geoff Ettridge) book Heroic Yomps to Combat Stress representative Michelle Campbell.
04 November 2013
Environment Secretary Owen Paterson has officially opened a water recovery plant at the Shepherd Neame brewery in Faversham, Kent. The new development cost in excess of £3million. The facility recycles the waste water that results from brewing and cleaning, which was previously sent to the drain.