• Pub of the Week: The Belle Vue Tavern, Ramsgate

    31 May 2016

    The Belle Vue Tavern is a traditional British pub in Ramsgate, with stunning views from the terrace over Pegwell Bay, and out to sea.The pub has a rich history – it is thought to date from around 1720 and, judging by tunnels connecting the inn with cottages across the road, was used by smugglers who stored their contraband in the pub’s cellars.

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  • Celebrate Britain's National Beer Day With Shepherd Neame

    27 May 2016

    Britain’s oldest brewer Shepherd Neame is encouraging its customers to join in a nationwide celebration for next month’s Beer Day Britain. It is the second year of the event, organised to salute Britain’s favourite alcoholic drink, and the idea is simple – gather together in a pub and join in a National Cheers to Beer toast at 7pm on Wednesday, June 15.

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  • Shepherd Neame Chef Shortlisted For National Award

    26 May 2016

    Licensee Rob Taylor of The Compasses Inn in Crundale near Canterbury has been shortlisted for the 2016 National Chef of the Year competition.

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  • New Look And New Menu for Historic Seaside Pub

    25 May 2016

    Historic seaside pub the Royal Standard in Hastings is offering food for the first time following a £75,000 makeover. The Shepherd Neame pub, which dates back more than 300 years, is located opposite the seafront and the old fishermen’s huts in the picturesque coastal town.

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  • Marina Hotel Reopens After £1.2 Million Refurbishment

    24 May 2016

    The Ship and Trades at Chatham Maritime has reopened following a three-month refurbishment and expansion project costing £1.2 million. The work included creating five new letting rooms, a new wrap-around restaurant and waterside terrace.

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