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  • Pub Refurb for a Prince of the Cards for Bexlyheath Pub-Goers

    03 December 2013

    A local couple with experience working in the casino business have taken on Bexleyheath pub the Prince Albert on the Broadway.  Husband and wife Barrie and Claire Houghton have re-opened the pub after a £100,000 refurbishment by brewers Shepherd Neame.

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  • New Name and Look for Hotel in Stunning Seafront Location

    02 December 2013

    Shepherd Neame is to spend £1.4 million redeveloping a hotel at one of the most picturesque spots on the Kent coast, regularly used as a film location. The Fayreness Hotel, overlooking Botany Bay at Kingsgate near Broadstairs, will be renamed the Botany Bay Hotel, remodelled to make the most of its spectacular views and stylishly refurbished with a family-friendly coastal feel. Work started in the

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  • Silver Award for Brewery Visitor Centre

    28 November 2013

    Shepherd Neame’s Visitor Centre has received a silver award in the Small Visitor Attraction Category of the Beautiful South Excellence Awards 2013-2014. The award is the latest in a string of accolades for the attraction which received gold accreditation from the Green Tourism Business Scheme earlier this year and picked up silver at last year’s Beautiful South Awards.

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  • Pub of the Week: The Bricklayers Arms, Bromley

    26 November 2013

    A Bromley pub the Bricklayers Arms, Masons Hill, has benefited from a £60,000 refurbishment by brewers Shepherd Neame just in time for Christmas. A vibrant community local, known affectionately by regulars as ‘The Bricks’, the pub has been completely refurbished.  The interior has been redecorated in a palette of warm natural tones to give it a contemporary, sophisticated feel, while maintaining t

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  • Pub of the Week - Hop Pole

    19 November 2013

    Wandsworth pub the Hop Pole, famed for its first-class real ales and lagers, has reopened after a £60,000 refurbishment by brewer Shepherd Neame. A traditional community local overlooking the beautiful, grade II listed Wandsworth Park, the pub has been completely redecorated and updated.  The pub now sports a new bar, wooden flooring, lighting and re-upholstered furniture as well as a new fireplac

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