• Whitstable Bay Collection Supports Seaside Clean-Up

    07 June 2016

    Faversham Steam Brewery’s Whitstable Bay collection is sponsoring monthly beach cleans in the beer’s namesake coastal town. The events are organised by local community group MEAG (Marine Environment Action Group), and see dozens of volunteers helping to clear up the sea front every month.

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  • Prime Minister visits Britain's oldest Brewer

    06 June 2016

    Prime Minister David Cameron visited the Shepherd Neame brewery in Faversham on Friday, June 3.The Prime Minister was joined by local Faversham MP Helen Whately, and Chief Executive of Shepherd Neame, Jonathan Neame.

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  • The Lager of Britain is Ready for Take Off

    01 June 2016

    One of Britain’s most popular beer brands, Spitfire, is making an exciting new addition to its collection: Spitfire Lager. Spitfire Premium Kentish Ale was first brewed in 1990 to honour the 50th anniversary of the Battle of Britain, and last September, to mark 75 years since the historic air campaign, Shepherd Neame introduced Spitfire Gold, which has also proved a huge hit with drinkers.

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  • 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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