23 March 2011
Spitfire ale is sponsoring a Royal Air Force officer to run the London Marathon – dressed as the world famous World War Two fighter.Spitfire, brewed by Shepherd Neame, has sponsored Squadron Leader Dean Holder, who is raising money for the charity, Leonard Cheshire Disability.
23 December 2010
A lucky licensee is planning a dream holiday after winning the top prize in a Spitfire Ale competition.
Jonathan Quinn, who runs the George & Dragon in Ilfracombe, Devon won £2,000 worth of Thomas Cook vouchers after one of his Spitfire casks was entered into a prize draw in the Evacuate with Spitfire competition run throughout Punch Tavern pubs.
22 October 2010
Spitfire Premium Kentish Ale is sponsoring madcap film Jackboots on Whitehall, an irreverent take on World War II that features an impressive cast of Hollywood stars.
Jackboots on Whitehall is Team America meets Inglourious Basterds and features ground-breaking puppetry voiced by Ewan McGregor, Rosamund Pike, Timothy Spall and Richard E. Grant.
16 September 2010
Will the Pope take the opportunity to slip into a London pub and sample the cask version of one of his favourite British ales during his visit?
Last year, celebrity priest Father Michael Seed let slip that Pope Benedict was rather partial to a drop of British ale.