21 January 2014
Wine or coffee? That is the question for Canterbury City dwellers visiting The Shakespeare Wine and Coffee House, following the completion of a £180,000 redevelopment by Shepherd Neame.
17 December 2013
Eynsford’s the Castle Hotel has re-opened after a 14 week long, £90,000 joint refurbishment by new licensees Sharon and Gordon Thompson and brewer Shepherd Neame. A family business, husband and wife Sharon and Gordon and their four children are all involved in the day-to-day running and bring a wealth of experience in pubs and restaurants to the venture. The couple were previously licensees of an
10 December 2013
A Shoreditch pub, the Prince Arthur, Brunswick Place has reopened after undergoing a complete refurbishment. New licensee Euan Johnstone and Kent brewer Shepherd Neame have jointly invested £100,000 to completely modernise the pub, while maintaining the eclectic aesthetic of a classic, real ale country pub. The upstairs living accommodation has been transformed into a function room accommodating
18 November 2013
One of the Isle of Sheppey’s most iconic buildings, the award-winning Royal Hotel, Sheerness, is to be given a refurbishment costing more than £100,000 by brewers Shepherd Neame. It is the brewery’s second major recent investment on the island following the successful £350,000 relaunch of The Aviator, Queenborough, and Shepherd Neame is seeking a new licensee to run the business. The Royal Hotel,
22 October 2013
Our Pub of the week this week is footballs ‘other’ spiritual home - The Freemasons Arms, Covent Garden. The Victorian-built Freemasons Arms pub in Long Acre is a lasting tribute to the founders of the Football Association.