• Whitstable Bay Backs Seaside Literary Festival

    20 April 2015

    Faversham Steam Brewery’s Whitstable Bay collection is delighted to announce its sponsorship of this year’s WhitLit Festival. It is the second annual literary festival to take place in the beer’s namesake coastal town, and starts on May 9. This year’s event will feature talks by well-known authors including Kate Mosse, David Nicholls, Kate Adie, Penny Vincenzi, and Sandi Toksvig.

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  • Soaring Success for Spitfire Ale TV Ad Campaign

    17 April 2015

    A series of TV adverts for Spitfire Premium Kentish Ale has been honoured at a national awards ceremony. The Bottle of Britain campaign, starring comedians Alexander Armstrong and Ben Miller, was named Best Broadcast Advertising Campaign in the inaugural Beer Marketing Awards.

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  • Step Back in Time to the Sensational Seventies

    16 April 2015

    Pull on your platforms, fling on your flares and boogie on down to Faversham’s Old Brewery Store for an evening of authentic Seventies sounds. Leading UK Abba tribute act Abalicious is headlining the Sensational Seventies Evening at the Shepherd Neame events venue.

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  • Shop Pick: Ale Sampler's Tour and Supper

    15 April 2015

    This week's Shop Pick is a Gift Certificate for our Ale Sampler's Supper.Guided tour of the breweryBeer tastingDelicious two course supperGift bag full of beer to take awayJust £75 - for two people!The certificate is valid for one year, so the lucky recipient can book a date to suit them.

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  • £2.4 Million Hotel Makeover Provides Local Employment Boost

    14 April 2015

    A total of 20 new jobs are to be created as part of the £2.4 million transformation of the Royal Wells Hotel in Tunbridge Wells. Work began on the Grade II listed 18th century hotel in January, and there is less than a month to go before it reopens on Thursday, May 7. It is the single largest refurbishment project ever for Faversham-based brewery Shepherd Neame, who took over the hotel in 2012.

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