The Rose Inn is in Full Bloom

06 February 2015

A £110,000 makeover has been completed at The Rose Inn in Kennington, Ashford. Originally built as a private house in the 1860s, it has been owned and run as a pub by Shepherd Neame since 1886. The brewery undertook the three week refurbishment as a joint investment with licensees Sara Williams and Dave Jones, who moved into The Rose Inn in October last year.

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Pub of the Week: The Bear Inn, Faversham

03 February 2015

The Bear Inn is a traditional pub in the centre of Faversham.  Over 500 years old, it has a real feel of history to it, and with a friendly welcome, homely ambience and great beer, it is simply everything a good pub should be.

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Tasty Honour for Shepherd Neame Pub

30 January 2015

The Sportsman in Seasalter has been named as the best gastropub in Britain at the Budweiser Budvar Top 50 Gastropubs Awards. The Shepherd Neame-owned pub, run by brothers Stephen and Phil Harris, picked up the title at an awards lunch on Monday, January 26, after receiving the most votes in an industry poll organised by leading pub industry magazine the Publican’s Morning Advertiser.

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New Look for Historic London Pub

28 January 2015

One of London’s most historic pubs, The Rose & Crown in Blackfriars, has been given an £84,000 makeover. The Shepherd Neame-owned pub dates back to the 16th century, and was among a small number of buildings to survive the Blitz bombings of the Second World War when much of the surrounding area was flattened.

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Pub Manager to Embark on Mammoth Charity Trek

27 January 2015

Pub manager Chris Peach is embarking on a charity challenge which he hopes will raise mountains of cash for two causes close to his heart.Chris, 34, who runs the Manor Farm Barn in Southfleet, owned by Shepherd Neame, is climbing Mount Kilimanjaro, the tallest free-standing mountain in the world.

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