Operators

Charity partnership: (l-r) Shepherd Neame's Jonathan Neame, Sarah Pullen, Sheps Giving committee member Moray Neame and Ben Pullen

Shepherd Neame announces first charity of the year

By Stuart Stone

Kent-based brewer and operator Shepherd Neame has named the Silas Pullen Fund as its first charity of the year, as part of the relaunch of the Sheps Giving arm of the business.

Unexpected: Revolution Bars blamed factors outside its control for a £3.6m loss in its full-year results (Image: Evelyn Simak, Geograph)

Revolution Bars Group suffers £3.6m loss

By Emily Hawkins

Revolution Bars has blamed periods of extreme weather and England’s unexpected football success for a £3.6m loss in its full-year results.

Industry-leading facility: Punch has launched a new training venue to help operators create great customer experiences

Punch launches publican training facility

By Stuart Stone

Independent pub company Punch has launched a new training facility, The Academy, at its support centre in Burton-upon-Trent, east Staffordshire.

All Shep-shape: Jonathan Neame talks about how Kent brewer Shepherd Neame has progressed throughout his near-30-year career

Big interview: Jonathan Neame, Shepherd Neame chief executive

By Stuart Stone

The close ties Shepherd Neame maintains to its home county of Kent provide both the storied history around which the brand has been built as well as unique challenges and opportunities. Jonathan Neame talks through almost 30 years at Britain’s oldest...