18 March 2010
Shepherd Neame, the Kent-based brewer and pub operator, today announces results for the six months ended 26 December 2009.
* Turnover up 8.2% to £60.8m (2008: £56.2m)
* Operating profit up 24.2% to £6.4m (2008: £5.1m)
* Operating profit before exceptionals up 17.2% to £6.4m (2008: £5.5m)
* Profit before tax up 38.5% to £4.9m (2008: £3.6m)