01 July 2015
Riverside pub The Anchor at Yalding has been acquired by Britain’s oldest brewer Shepherd Neame – the first time it has changed hands in more than 30 years. The 14th century thatch roofed pub is situated on the River Medway, a few minutes from the village of Yalding near Maidstone, and is operating as part of the brewery’s managed estate. It was officially taken over by the brewery on Wednesday, J
20 June 2015
Shepherd Neame is acquiring seaside bar and restaurant The Minnis in Birchington. Boasting panoramic views across Minnis Bay, one of the finest beaches in North Kent, it will be renamed The Minnis Bay Bar & Brasserie, and will operate as part of the brewery’s managed estate.
17 June 2015
The Bull Inn in Faversham is holding its second Gigs in the Garden music festival on Saturday 4th July to raise money for Pilgrims Hospices.
12 June 2015
Historic Redhill pub The Hatch has a new face behind the bar - licensee Dušan Šofranac. The traditional pub, which dates back to the 1860s, was officially taken over by Dušan on Tuesday, June 9.
08 June 2015
A new face is behind the bar at historic Sittingbourne pub The Fountain. Paul Gilham has just taken on the pub, which is situated in the town centre next to Sittingbourne Station, and was built in the Victorian era to cater for passengers on the ‘new’ railway.