• Pub of the Week: The Bell Hotel, Sandwich

    30 December 2014

    The Bell Hotel is a majestic, traditional hotel overlooking the River Stour. With Tudor origins, the hotel retains many period features from over the years, while modern touches and delicate updates give the hotel a truly chic, high quality finish.

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  • Honours for Long-Serving Shepherd Neame Employees

    29 December 2014

    Long-serving employees at Britain’s oldest brewer Shepherd Neame have been presented with special awards.

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  • Pub of the Week: The Griffin's Head, Chillenden

    23 December 2014

    The Griffins Head is a wonderful ancient pub situated between Canterbury and Deal. The building dates back to the time of Edward I, around 1286, and was originally a farmhouse.

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  • Featured Recipe: Roast Turkey with Porcini Mushroom Stuffing

    20 December 2014

    The basis for a sumptuous Christmas dinner with all the trimmings or more simple supper with potatoes and steamed vegetables.

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  • Faversham Remembers First World War Hero

    19 December 2014

    Hundreds of people packed Faversham town centre for the unveiling of a memorial stone to First World War hero Lieutenant General Sir Philip Neame VC. Faversham-born Neame, cousin of Percy Beale Neame, the first Neame to join with the Shepherds to form Shepherd Neame, was awarded the Victoria Cross (VC) in 1914 in honour of his heroic actions during a battle in Neuve Chapelle, France.

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