Pubs

The Cricketers pass fund raising boundary

06 December 2011

Two hospices have been bowled over by a Shepherd Neame pub which helped raise more than £38,000 for them with its annual Pedal4Charity event.Cycling, quizzing and dancing are just three of the events which saw The Cricketersin Horsell, Surrey, top last year’s tally by an impressive £5,000 for the Woking and Sam Beare Hospices.

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Bricklayers Arms builds a winning case

15 November 2011

The Bricklayers Arms has won the Bromley Best Bar None Award for Responsible Retailing (small venue) 2011, thanks to its exceptionally high standards of innkeeping.The scheme, run in conjunction with Bromley Council and the police, aims to promote the borough as a safe and enjoyable place to live, work and socialise.

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Impressive conversion at the Rugby Tavern

29 September 2011

A popular London pub has received an extensive makeover, courtesy of Shepherd Neame, Britain’s oldest brewer.The Rugby Tavern has benefited from a £120,000 external and internal refurbishment, reinforcing the traditional appeal of this lively Clerkenwell pub.

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The Highwayman stands to deliver emergency first aid

22 September 2011

A Shepherd Neame pub is putting itself literally at the heart of the community by taking delivery of a potentially life-saving piece of equipment.The Highwayman in Horsmonden, near Tonbridge, now has a defibrillator, a machine to treat emergency heart conditions such as cardiac arrest, courtesy of South East Coast Ambulance Service (SEACamb).

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Eastenders legend June Brown uncovers family tree at the Tom Cribb

12 September 2011

Eastenders actress and national treasure, June Brown, visited London’s Tom Cribb pub to explore her family history as part of BBC1’s Who Do You Think You Are?She was the first celebrity to feature in the new series, which traces family trees and explores major themes in British social history.

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