£80,000 Refurbishment For Traditional Village Pub

23 September 2016

An £80,000 refurbishment has been completed at the Gate Inn in the picturesque village of Boyden Gate near Canterbury. Work started on the Shepherd Neame pub at the beginning of June, funded jointly by the brewery and licensee Glenn Hollingworth, who has been at the pub for four years.

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Tonbridge Pub Sponsors Ladies' Football Team

22 September 2016

The Foresters Arms in Tonbridge has teamed up with the local Tonbridge Angels Ladies’ football team. Licensee Tyson Marshall took on the pub at the end of March, and invested £25,000 on a refurbishment, which attracted a significant number of new customers including the football team. Tyson said: “The team started coming to the pub regularly when I took over, and when they asked me about the possi

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Coastal Pub Shortlisted For Britain's Best Beer Garden

21 September 2016

The Belle Vue Tavern in Pegwell Bay near Ramsgate has been shortlisted for SME Insurance’s Best Beer Garden competition. The Shepherd Neame pub, which boasts stunning views of Pegwell Bay from its large terraced garden, is one of 10 pubs across the country competing for the award.Members of the public are now being asked to vote for their favourite finalist at the SME website. Votes will be accept

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Pub of the Week: The Bell Hotel, Sandwich

13 September 2016

The Bell Hotel is a majestic, traditional hotel in Sandwich, overlooking the River Stour. With Tudor origins, the hotel retains many period features from over the years, while modern touches and delicate updates give the hotel a luxurious, contemporary feel.

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Riverside Pub Wins Third Community Award in Three Years

09 September 2016

The Britannia in Guildford has been named Best Pub in the town’s Best Bar None awards for a third year running.

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