23 September 2014
The Blue Anchor is a friendly village pub with something a little different to offer – its own smokehouse. The pub, on the outskirts of Crowborough, is fast becoming known for its excellent food, not least because of its own Little Blue Smokehouse, where staff smoke a range of produce themselves.
18 September 2014
Five lucky landlords won £1,000 of holiday vouchers thanks to Spitfire Premium Kentish Ale.
Operation Landlord is an annual promotion organised by Spitfire Ale, the flagship beer of Faversham-based brewery Shepherd Neame.
Customers simply had to order a cask of Spitfire Ale, and text the unique code provided to be entered into the prize draw. Five winners were then drawn at random.
15 September 2014
Writer and broadcaster Janet Street-Porter and chef Brian Turner delighted regulars at Faversham’s Market Inn when they dropped in for a game of bat and trap.
The TV stars were being filmed for their new BBC One series Taste of Britain, currently being screened on weekdays at 3.45pm.
09 September 2014
The Zetland Arms in Kingsdown, near Deal, is a fantastic little pub situated right on the beach. Following a refurbishment last year funded by Shepherd Neame, the pub looks smart and clean, while retaining its homely, traditional feel. There are some lovely nautical touches to the décor, using nets, rope, wood and copper to reflect the seafaring spirit of this little gem of a pub.
02 September 2014
A new look has been unveiled at historic pub the Railway Telegraph in Forest Hill.
The Shepherd Neame pub in Stanstead Road opened in 1853, and is named after the railway telegraph system installed by the London, Brighton & South Coast Railway along its line from London Bridge through Forest Hill in the same year.