B & T Brewery
Established as Banks & Taylor’s in 1982, it adopted the name B & T in 1994. Traditional methods and quality ingredients are used to make a range of regular beers, as well as seasonal brews which celebrate local history and folklore. The brewery has five pubs.
Address: The Brewery, Shefford, Bedfordshire SG17 5DZ
Phone: 01462 815080 / 816789
A two-barrel brewery supplying the Bacchus Hote.
Address: 17 High Street, Sutton on Sea, Mablethorpe LN12 2EY
Phone: 01507 441204
With more than ten years’ experience working for one of the Midlands’ largest breweries, Austen Morgan and Michael Bates went independent with their own brewery in 2007. Creative, innovative, yet traditional is their mantra, so expect to see beers featuring New World hops as well as old favourites from the bine. There is also an experimental plant.
Address: The Backyard Brewhouse, Unit 8A, The Gatehouse, Lichfield Road, Walsall, West Midlands WS8 6JZ
Phone: 07591 923370 or 07591 923371
A Yorkshire-based brewer and distiller. Beers are influenced by American and the British craft movement. There is also an experimental range.
Address: Unit 3, North Hill Road, Dishforth Airfield, Dishforth, North Yorkshire YO7 3DH
Phone: 01423 324005
Bad Seed Brewery
A brewery established in 2013 by an actor and a fencer (of the sporting variety) who share a passion for craft beer. They promise innovative recipes and “beer that makes you sit up and take notice”.
Address: Unit 6, 6 Rye Close, York Way Industrial Estate, Malton, North Yorkshire YO17 6YD
Baker’s Dozen Brewing Co
A new brewery set up by pub landlord Dean Baker and his partner, Jill, in 2014. First beer, Electric Landlady, was launched in June 2015. The beers are always avilable in the Jolly Brewer, Stamford.
Address: Unit 5, Ketton Business Park, Pit Lane, Ketton PE9 3SZ
Phone: 01780 238180
A nanobrewery producing bottle-conditioned beers
Address: Janie Craig Cottage, Liddaton, Devon EX20 4AD
Bang the Elephant
A steampunk-inspired nanobrewery.
Address: 17 Craig Street, Long Eaton, Nottinghamshire NG10 1ET
Bang On Brewery
A five-barrel brewery with an on-site taproom.
Address: 3 George Street, Bridgend Industrial Estate, Bridgend CF31 3TS
Phone: 01656 760790
Bank Top Brewery
A ten-barrel brewery established in 1995 by John Feeney. David Sweeney became sole proprietor in 2008. The brewery is located in a grade II listed pavilion.
Address: Bank Top Brewery Ltd, The Pavilion, Ashworth Lane, Bolton, Lancashire BL1 8RA
Phone: 01204 595800
Founded in 1874, this grand old brewery is part of Marston’s these days. It contracts brews lots of beer, but still produces Banks’s favourites, such as Mild.
Address: Park Brewery, Wolverhampton WV1 4NY~
Phone: 01902 711811
Established in a shed in Wimborne, the brewery now has 3.5-barrel kit in Bournemouth.
Address: 7 Norwich Road, Bournemouth BH2 5QZ
Barker’s Brewing Co
A home-based commercial brewer in Huddersfield.
Phone: 07876 540211
Established in 2009, this brewery operates from a five-barrel plant. The beers have begun winning awards and are available in bottles from a brewery shop.
Address: Unit 6, Church Farm, Barlow, Dronfield, Derbyshire S18 7TR
Phone: 0114 2891 767
Barn Owl Brewery
A four-barrel brewery which opened in February 2016. Three real ales are supplied to pubs, bars and clubs.
Address: Buildings Farm, Faringdon Road, Gozzard’s Ford, Oxfordshire OX13 6QH
Phone: 07724 551086
An organic brewery, established in 2016.
Address: The Old Stable, Hole Farm, Staverton, Devon TQ11 0LA
Phone: 01803 762730
A brewery within a castle. There’s a taproom, and a mobile bar as well.
Address: Quaker Yard, 24 Newgate, Barnard Castle, Durham DL12 8NG
In 2013, the transformation of the Black Horse pub in Barnet saw lots of refurbishment to the venue with the addition of brewery yard, housing plant purchased from Iceni Brewery in Norfolk. The plan is to brew specials aimed at the “traditional session market” and also to age beers in old port casks. Ingredients are being sourced through a Norfolk co-operative.
Address: The Black Horse, Wood Street, Barnet, Hertfordshire EN5 4BW
Phone: 0208 449 2230
An Edinburgh microbrewery on the site of the 1800s Summerhall Brewery.
Address: Summerhall Brewery, 1 Summerhall, Edinburgh EH9 1PL
Phone: 07512 253660
The brewery was established in 1999, although John Lloyd had been brewing for two years previously in a pub. A new ten-barrel plant was installed in 2008 taking capacity up to 30 barrels a week.
Address: Barngates Brewery Ltd, Barngates, Ambleside, Cumbria LA22 0NG
Phone: 01539 436575
A new brewery in 2018
Address: 38C Baronscourt Road, Newtonstewart, Omagh BT78 4EY
A small-scale cuckoo brewery, also producing bottled-conditioned beer.
The brewery purchased Jo C’s Brewery in 2017. Jo Coubrough remains on the team as a consultant and the brewery makes some of her beers.
Address: Estate Office, West Barsham, Fakenham, Norfolk NR21 9NR
Phone: 01328 864499
A workers’ co-op microbrewery in Brighton making small-batch beers suitable for vegetarians and vegans. There’s an on-site shop and venue.
Address: Coachwerks, 19 Hollingdean Terrace, Brighton BN1 7HB
Phone: 07518 485342
Established in 1999, it moved to its present home in 2005, the site of Bartrams Brewery between 1894 and 1902. A number of the beers are suitable for vegetarians and vegans.
Address: Rougham Estate, Ipswich Road, Rougham, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP30 9LZ
Phone: 01449 737655
A microbrewery set up by Tim Webster in 1996, attached to the Reform Inn in Pilton.
Address: Reform Inn, Pilton, Barnstaple, Devon EX31 1PD
Phone: 01271 329994
Bason Bridge Brewing Co
A ten-barrel brewery which opened in 2018.
Address: Units 1 and 2, 129 Church Road, Bason Bridge, Somerset TA9 4RG
Founded in 1874 in Wainfleet, Lincolnshire, by George Bateman and his wife, Suzanna, the brewery has since been run by four generations of Batemans and remains independent. It has a strong portfolio of regular seasonal beers and an estate of more than 60 pubs.
Address: Salem Bridge Brewery, Mill Lane, Wainfleet, Lincolnshire PE24 4JE
Phone: 01754 880317
Bath Ales was established in 1995, combining traditional brewing techniques with cutting-edge technology. It was purchasedby St Austell Brewery in 2016. The brewer currently produces just over 25,000 brewer’s barrels annually and the business has had its own bottling plant since 2007. A number of pubs and bars are operated, including Graze and Beerd venues.
Address: Hare House, Southway Drive, Warmley, Bristol BS30 5LW
Phone: 0117 947 4797
Established in 2013. Previously known as the James Street Brewery.
Address: 14 James Street West, Bath BA1 2BX
Phone: 01225 805609
An historic Black Country brewery, founded in 1877, with a small estate of great pubs. There are just three beers brewed — Best Bitter and Mild (available all year round) and a Christmas special.
Address: Delph Road, Brierley Hill, West Midlands DY5 2TN
Phone: 01384 77229
A railway arch brewery, established in 2018.
Address: 12-14 Arches Lane, Battersea Power Station, London SW11 8AB
Phone: 0208 161 2366
An eight-barrel brewery established in 2017.
Address: The Calf House, Beech Farm, North Trade Road, Battle TN33 0HN
Phone: 01424 772838
A 13-hectolitre brewery in a terrace of historic houses, established in 2005, which always welcomes visitors. It moved to new premises in 2018. Tours are popular and last about 90 minutes.
Address: Coxhorne Farm, London Road, Charlton Kings, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire GL52 6UT
Phone: 07734 834104
Established in 2007 by former Skinner’s head brewer Will Freeland and Mark and Peter Salmon, Bays is now a familiar pumpclip in pubs across the West Country. There is a brewery shop and many of the beers are available in bottles.
Address: Bays Brewery Ltd, Aspen Way, Paignton, Devon TQ4 7QR
Phone: 01803 555004
A brewery named after the 18th century local name for Robin Hood Bay, Whitby. Beers and cider are made.
Address: Fern Dene, Thorpe Lane, Fylingthorpe, Whitby, North Yorkshire YO22 4TH
Phone: 01497 880513
BB18 Brewery Tap
A home brew brewery and bar, opened in 2020 by Steve and Linda Pickles, who used to run Picks Brewery, Accrington. Their five-barrel plant was previously at Whitstable Brewery, Kent.
Address: 31-33 Victoria Road, Earby BB18 6UN
Phone: 07908 591343
Originally a nomadic brewery, The Beak is setting up shop in Lewes from summer 2020.
Address: Unit 14, Cliffe Industrial Estate, Lewes BN8 6JL
Phone: 07985 708122
Bear Claw Brewery
A small brewery focusing upon oak-fermented and aged beer.
Address: Units 2 and 3, Meantime Workshops, North Greenwich Road, Spittal, Berwick-upon-Tweed TD15 1RG
Phone: 07919 276715
A 25-barrel serves a small tied estate, while the beers also find their way into the free trade.
Address: The Beartown Brewery, Bromley House, Spindle Street, Congletown CW12 1QN
Phone: 01260 299964
A brewery uniting a love of music and beer. Beers are vegan fiendly.
Address: Unit 9, Old Forge Trading Estate, Dudley Road, Lye, Stourbridge DY9 8EL
Phone: 01384 469890
A 100-litre brewing with an ever-chaning beer range.
Address: 54 Foulford Road, Cowdenbeath KY4 9AP
Phone: 07792 369678
Beatnikz Republic Brewing Co
A brewery operating of a railway arch. It has a taproom in Manchester’s Northern Quarter.
Address: Unit 15, Redbank Court, Green Quarter, Manchester M4 4HF
Established in 2012, Beavertown Brewery is the brainchild of Logan Plant, musician and brewer, and Byron Knight, an expert in food and beverage from the USA. It takes its name from the old Cockney name for the site on which the brewery now stands, De Beauvoir Town. The main brewery is at Tottenham Hale, with a small one in Enfield and another within Tottenham Hotspur’s stadium.
Address: Units 2, 17, and 18, Lockwood Industrial Park, Mil Mead Road, Tottenham Hale, London N17 9QP
Phone: 020 3006 0795
A five-barrel brewery on the site of a former mill, with its own water supply.
Address: Upper Beckstones Mill, The Green, Millom, Cumbria LA18 5HL
Phone: 01229 314900
Started by two friends in 2012 as a ‘hobby’, the brewery is unique in that it currently generates its energy via solar power.
Address: St Helena Farm, St Helena Lane, Plumpton Green, East Sussex BN7 3DH
Phone: 01273 978015
Established in 2015, Beer Brothers give traditional style beers a modern twist, syppling local pubs and bars.
Address: 335 Ranglet Road, Walton Summit, Preston PR5 8AR
A railway-themed brewpub in the village of Newton St Cyres, near Exeter, established in 1983. In 2005 former army chef Mike Tutty and his wife, Jan, took over the business.
Address: The Beer Engine, Newton St Cyres, Exeter, Devon EX5 5AX
Phone: 01392 851282
Opened in 2017, Beer Hut started out as a home brew project. There are three core beers, including a sea salted IPA.
Phone: 07885 566599
An eight-barrel brewery established in 2016, specialising in barrel-aged brews. There is an on-site taproom.
Address: Plover Road Garage, Plover Road, Lindley, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire HD3 3PJ
Phone: 01484 655262
Beer Me Brewery
Address: 11-23 Grand Parade, Eastbourne, East Sussex BN21 3YN
Phone: 01323 729967
Specialising in historic and heritage beers. There is a beer-ageing programme and a brewery tap.
Address: 75 North Western Street, Manchester M12 6DY
A partnership of engineers, home brewers, and beer lovers, operating a four-barrel plant.
Address: Chapel Court Enterprise Centre, Wervin Road, Wervin, Chester CH2 4BP
The Beer Studio is a new craft brewery established in 2012 at the same address as long-established Hydes Brewery. The Beer Studio is dedicated to experimentation and innovation with new ingredients.
Address: 30 Kansas Avenue, Salford M50 2GL
Phone: 0161 226 1317
A new North London craft brewery, launched at the end of 2015. It makes a range of Victorian heritage beers.
Address: Unit 6, Georgiou Business Park, Second Avenue, Edmonton, London N18 2PG
Phone: 07594 634555
A four-barrel brewery producing beer in keg and can.
Address: Pilot Wharf, Swansea SA1 1UN
Beermats Brewing Co
A ten-barrel brewery in former dairy buildings, established in 2017.
Address: New Yard, Winkburn Estate, Winkburn, Nottinghamshire NG22 8PQ
Phone: 01636 639004
Aiming to provide an open and welcoming platform for brewers, or any ability, to experience craft brewing.
Address: 25A Clemens Street, Lemington Spa CV31 2DP
Phone: 01926 930937
A one-barrel brewery in the cellar of a pub.
Address: The Fox, 41 Briggate, Shipley, West Yorkshire BD17 7BP
Phone: 01274 594826
A five-barrel brewery in a farm building, established in 2006.
Address: Fransham Road Farm, Beeston, Norfolk PE32 2LZ
Phone: 01328 700844
A nanobrewery offering mainly bottle-conditioned beers, with the occasional cask.
Address: Windmill Lane, Sneinton, Nottinghamshire NG2 4QB
Producing Belgian-style beers using traditional Belgian methods. There is an on-site taproom.
Address: Unit 11, The Links Business Centre, Raynham Road, Bishop’s Stortford CM23 5NZ
Phone: 01279 507515
A traditional Scottish brewery that is now part of the Greene King group of breweries. Brewery tours are available.
Address: The Belhaven Group, Spott Road, Dunbar, East Lothian EH42 1RS
Phone: 0845 607 5325
Bell Street Brewery
This is, essentially, the new Brakspear pub company brewery, not to be confused with the original Brakspear’s brewery which is now part of the Marston’s empire.
Address: The Bell Street Brewery, The Bull on Bell Street, Henley-on-Thames, Berkshire RG9 2BA
Brewing a rang of US-style beers using top-quality hops, malts, and seasonal ingredients.
Address: 36 Jaggard Way, London SW12 8SG
Phone: 0208 675 4768
The UK’s first exclusively gluten-free brewery, established in 2015. The aim is to make gluten-free beers and lagers that taste as good as regular brews.
Address: 6 Logie Mill, Beaverbank Business Park, Edinburgh, Lothian EH7 4HG
A small five-barrel family-run brewery in the heart of the Oxfordshire countryside.
Address: Station Road, Grove, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 0DH
Phone: 01235 772255
The brewery was established in 1995 by Colin Brown, who was joined by Dianne Login in 2007. The brewery is housed in a modern industrial estate unit and has a visitor centre. Brewery tours are available.
Address: Crown Business Park, Station Road, Old Dalby, Leicestershire LE14 3NQ
Phone: 01664 823455
Bentley Brook Brewing Co
A 1-5-barrel brewery producing unfined small-batch beers.
Address: Unit 3, Lumsdale Mill, Lumsdale, Matlock, Derbyshire DE4 5FY
Established in 1997 in Yardley, the brewery is now based in a country park.
Address: Forest of Mercia, Chasewater Country Park, Pool Lane, Brownhills, Staffordshire WS8 7NL
Phone: 01543 454067
This brewery can produce you beers with bespoke labels! There’s an on-site taproom.
Address: Unit5, The Mews, Mitcheldean, Gloucestershire GL17 0SL
Phone: 01594 546426
Established in 2017, this brewery makes natural, unfiltered beers, suitable for vegans.
Address: Unit 17, Church Lane Farm Estate, Church Lane, Lower Beeding, West Sussex RH13 6LU
Phone: 01403 892556
A brewery created by a small group of people who are passionate about beer, bringing brewing back to the town for the first time in 96 years. There is an on-site taproom
Address: Unit 7, Bewdley Craft Centre, Lax Lane, Bewdley, Worcestershire DY12 2DZ
Bexar County Brewery
This brewery focuses on creating aggressive American-style beers.
Address: 8 Belgic Square, Padholme Road, Peterborough PE1 5XF
Phone: 07934 722584
Bringing brewing back to Bexley in September 2014. Husband and wife Cliff and Jane Murphy aim to produce exceptional session and seasonal ales.
Address: 18 Manford Industrial Estate, Manor Road, Erith DA8 2AJ
Phone: 01322 337368
Bianca Road Brewing Company
A South London brewery, founded in 2016, specialising in West Coast American style beers.
Address: 19 Pages Walk, Bermondsey, London SE1 4SB
A microbrewery attached to a pub, which is its sole oulet.
Address: 102 Sheep Street, Bicester, Oxfordshire OX26 6LP
Phone: 01869 360410
Big Bog Brewing Company
A modern cask beer brewery in Liverpool, part of the Real Living Wage Campaign. There is a licensed bar,
Address: 74 Venture Point West, Evans Road, Speke, Liverpool L24 9PB
Phone: 0151 558 0290
Big Clock Brewery
A microbrewery on the premises of Grants Bar, Accrington.
Address: 1 Manchester Road, Accrington, Manchester BB5 2BQ
Phone: 01254 393938
Big Drop Brewing Co
The first UK brewery exclusively dedicated to producing premium sub-0.5% ABV beer. Beers range from a pale ale to a chocolate milk stout.
Big Fish Brewing Co
A cuckoo brewery, established in 2016.
Address: 45 Glenbury Crescent, Stonehaven AB39 3LF
Big Hand Brewing Co
A family-run ten-barrel microbrewery in Wrexham, launched in March 2013.
Address: Unit A1, Abbey Close, Redwither Business Park, Wrexham LL13 9XG
Phone: 01978 660709
Big Hug Brewing
“It’s about life. You only get one. Do what you want to do. Go where you want to go.”
Phone: 07870 679725
Big Lamp Brewery
Established in 1982, it is the oldest microbrewery in the North East. There’s a pub attached to the brewery.
Address: Grange Road, Newburn, Newcastke upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear NE15 8NL
Phone: 0191 267 7766
Big Rabbit Brew
Established in Devon in 2014, the brewery is now in Glasgow.
Address: Block 5, Unit 1, Oakbank Industrial Estate, Oakbank Street, Glasgow G20 7LU
Phone: 0141 552 4999
Big River Brew Co
A cuckoo brewery using spare capacity at the now-closed Ciren Ales.
Address: 1A Aston Down Business Park, Minchinhampton GL6 8GA
Phone: 07939 273697
Big Shed Brewery
A family-run brewery supplying customers throughout Shropshire and Cheshire.
Address: 2 Muckleton Lane, Shawbury, Shrewsbury, Shropshire SY4 4HF
Phone: 01939 250678
Big Smoke Brew Co
Owned by Richard Craig and James Morgan, who have been working together running pubs. The brewery started out behind their pub, The Antelope, in Surbiton, but moved to a new site in Esher in 2019. There is an on-site taproom.
Address: Unit D3, Sandown Industrial Estate, Esher, Surrey KT10 8BL
Phone: 01372 469606
Big Stone Beer
Hand-crafted beers from the heart of the Peak District. The brewery uses water from its own spring.
Address: Ashen Clough, High Peak SK23 6AH
Phone: 07867 652062
An independent co-operative brewery, in the courtyard of a pub.
Address: The Queens Arms, Biggar Village, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria LA14 3YG
Phone: 01229 474335
Bilbrough Top Brewery
A small brewery making just one beer, Top Beer, on sale at the Three Hares, Bilbrough.
Address: St James House, Main Street, Bilbrough, North Yorkshire
Craft ale maker with a shop and micropub, too.
Address: 54c Chapel Street Billericay Essex CM12 9LS
Phone: 01277 500121
Binghams Brewery started brewing in November 2010, headed up by Chris Bingham, Michelle Joyce and Delia Allott. Binghams supplies pubs in the Reading area, North Hampshire, North Surrey, South Oxfordshire, South Buckinghamshire and West London. The brewery has a shop on site supplying beer direct to the public, from 500ml glass bottles to draught beer in various sizes from one to 20 litres.
Adddress: Unit 10 Tavistock Estate, Ruscombe Business Park, Ruscombe Lane, Ruscombe, Reading RG10 9NJ
Phone: 0118 934 4376
A six-barrel family-run brewery.
Address: Unit 2, Old Mill Yard, Shay Lane, Wilsden, West Yorkshire BD15 0DR
Phone: 01535 274285
Birch Cottage Brewery
Artisan beers hand-crafted in small batches by a brewster.
Address: 73 Wilne Road, Long Eaton, Nottingham
Phone: 07966 757407
A five-barrel brewery attached to a pub.
Address: Red Lion, Main Street, Birchover, Matlock, Derbyshire DE4 2BN
Phone: 01629 650363
One of the smallest breweries in the country, making just 150 bottles per batch.
Birmingham Brewing Co
Established in 2016, the brewery uses water from the Welsh mountains, the finest floor-malted barley and the freshest hops.
Address: Unit 15, Stirchley Trading Estate, Birmingham B30 2PF
Phone: 07717 704929
Established in 2011 by Nelion Ridley, part of the Ridley dynasty who ran Ridley’s Brewery until it was purchased by Greene King in 2005. Having taken time out in teaching, work helping at a pub convinced Nelion his heart was in brewing, and using spare capacity at Felstar Brewery, he did trial brews prior to the launch of Bishop Nick.
Address: The Chestnuts, Chelmsford Road, Felstead, Dunmow, Essex CM6 3ET
Phone: 01371 822814
Bishops Stortford Brewery
Award-winning brewer Darren Lawrence creates his beers in Green Tye Much Hadham behind the Prince of Wales pub. Stortford Sunrise and Sunset are regulars at 3.8% ABV and have been joined by Stortford Pale Ale, also 3.8%, an American hopped pale ale.
Address: 24 Trinity Street, Bishop’s Stortford CM23 3TJ
Black Bear Brewery
Brewing under the skittle alley at a pub. Brewer Jon Coward moved to Somerset from Hampshire.
Address: The Bear Inn, 8-10 North Street, Wiveliscombe, Somserset TA4 2JY
Phone: 01984 623537
Black Cloak Brewing
A brewery with taproom in a former café.
Address: 71 Abergele Road, Colwyn Bay LL29 7RU
Phone: 07701 031121
Black Country Ales
A brewery with a pub estate established in 1995, although brewing on its site dates back to 1834. Production at the original brewery ceased just after the Second World War.
Address: Black Country Ales, Unit 4, Tansey Green Road, Pensnett DY5 4TL
Phone: 01384 480156
Black Flag Brewery
Starting life in Goonhavern, Black Flag is closer to the sea now for surfing brothers Ben and Nick Sales. The brewery has an excellent taproom with visit street food merchants. The beers are modern and available in draught and bottled.
Address: Unit 1D, New Road, Perranporth, Cornwall TR6 0DL
Phone: 01872 858004
Black Hole Brewery
Traditional brewing techniques with new and old flavours. The brewery aims to be innovative and sustainable.
Address: Unit 3A, Old Hall Mill Business Park, Alfreton Road, Little Eaton, Derbyshire DE21 5EJ
Phone: 01283 619943
Black Iris Brewery
A microbrewery run by Alex Wilson and Nick Folkard which was based at the Flowerpot pub in the heart of Derby but which is now in Basford, Nottingham. They operate on a ten-barrel plant.
Address: Unit 1, Shipstone Street, Nottingham NG7 6GJ
Phone: 0115 979 1936
Black Isle Brewery
Established in 1998 as a five-barrel brewery, there was an upgrade to 30-barrel plant in 2010. Water comes from brewery’s own borehole. High-quality, organic ingredients are used for the brews, and there is a string environmental ethos running through the company.
Address: Black Isle Brewery Co, Black Isle, Scotland IV8 8NZ
Phone: 01463 811871
Black Lodge Brewing
A Liverpool brewery bar producing small-batch, unfiltered beer.
Address: Kng’s Dock Street, Baltic Triangle, Liverpool L1 8JU
Black Market Brewery
Beers started being brewed in 2016, at Welbeck Abbey Brewery. It has since moved.
Address: 43 High Street, Warsop, Nottinghamshire NG20 0AE
Phone: 07824 363 373
Black Metal Brewery
A metal music-themed, 1,000-litre brewery, founded in 2012.
Address: Unit 3, 6B Dryden Road, Bilston Glen Industrial Estate, Loanhead EH20 9LZ
Black Mountain Brewery
A brewery within the Speckled Hen pub / restaurant., opened in 2015 to produce old fashioned, strong, robust beers and ales based on traditional recipes, with a unique twist.
Address: 47 Derriaghy Road, Lisburn, Northern Ireland BT28 3SH
Phone: 028 9061 1113
Black Sheep Brewery
The Black Sheep Brewery in Masham made its first beer in 1992 after being built up by Paul Theakston, whose family had brewed in the area for six generations. The company is now run by Paul son, Rob. Another son, Jo, is sales and marketing director.
Address: The Black Sheep Brewery, Wellgarth, Masham, North Yorkshire HG4 4EN
Phone: 01765 689227
Black Storm Brewery
A craft brewery in the North East with taphouses.
Address: York Road, Whitley Bay NE26 1AB
Black Tor Brewery
A microbrewery on Dartmoor National Park brewing high quality, small batch beers for Devon and the Devon/Cornwall border area. There are traditional and modern cask styles available.
Address: Units 5 and 6, Gidleys Meadow, Christow, Exeter, Devon EX6 7QB
Phone: 01647 252120
Black Wolf Brewery
A cask beer maker that’s not afraid to break the mould.
Address: 7C Bandeath Industrial Estate, Throsk, Stirling FK7 7NP
Phone: 01786 437187
An award-winning ten-barrel brewery.
Address: Blackedge Brewing Co Ltd, Engine House No 2, Hampson Street, Horwich BL6 7JH
Phone: 07719 438587
Blackened Sun Brewing Co
Unfiltered and unpasteurised beers, suitable for vegans.
Address: 3 Heathfield, Stacey Bushes, Milton Keynes MK12 6HP
A modern Manchester brewer with a ten-barrel plant which also distributes beer and has its own tap.
Address: 36 Gould Street, Green Quarter, Manchester M4 4RN
Phone: 0161 819 2767
A brewery in a converted stable yard, established in 2017.
Address: Blackpit Farm, Silverstone Road, Stowe MK18 5LJ
Phone: 01280 827244
Blimey Brewing Company
A Norfolk brewery, launched in 2017 combining British malts with American hops.
Phone: 01603 449298
A five-barrel brewery with its own water spring.
Address: Talbot Farm, Leighton, Frome, Somerset BA11 4PN
Phone: 01749 8800398
Bliss Brew Co
A new Jersey brewery, opened in 2019.
Address: 4 Wharf Street, St Helier, Jersey JE2 3NR
A brewery in the cellar of London’s Wenlock Arms, making beer for the pub.
Address: 26 Wenlock Road, London N1 7TA
Phone: 0207 608 3406
A brewery created in an empty barn on a family farm. They grow their own malt, have their own water supply, and are planting their own hops.
Address: Great Bathampton Farm, Wylye, Warminster, Wiltshire BA12 0QD
A brewery attached to a big Blackpool pub. The beers are made using wort from another brewery.
Address: 47 Ansdell Road, Blackpool FY1 6PW
Phone: 01253 693219
When in Cornwall, many visitors make a bee-line for the famous Blue Anchor brewpub in Helston. Famous for its strong, malty West Country bitter, Spingo, the brewery has diversified in recent years into modern modern styles, while staying true to is heritage at the same time. The oldest brewery in Cornwall, Blue Anchor dates back to the 15th century.
Address: 50 Coinagehall Street, Helston, Cornwall TR13 8EL
Phone: 01326 562821
Blue Bee Brewery
Blue Bee was set up in 2010 by Richard Hough, former head brewer at Abbeydale, who has also done stints at Acorn, Crown, Spire, Raw and Marble. Starting his own brewery allows him to use this invaluable experience on his own terms, creating beers that are noted for “quality, consistency and with a slight addiction factor”. In 2014 the business was acquired by Reet Ale Pubs, which runs three pubs in Sheffield.
Address: Unit 29-30, Hoyland Road Industrial Estate, Sheffield S3 8AB
Phone: 07791 662484
Blue Bell Brewery
A brewery attached to the pub of the same name in Lincolnshire.
Address: Cranesgate South, Whaplode St Catherine’s, Spalding, Lincolnshire PE12 6SN
Phone: 01406 540300
Blue Bell Brewhouse
A two-barrel brewery attached to the Blue Bell Cider House.
Address: Warings Green Road, Warings Green, Warwickshire B94 6BP
Blue Monkey Brewery
Blue Monkey Brewery, with its distinctive and eye-catching artwork, promises traditional beers with a modern twist, and delivers well on this, having picked up several awards in the three years since it opened. A 20-barrel brewhouse can produce more than 30,000 pints of beer a week.
Address: 10 Pentrich Road, Giltbrook Industrial Park, Giltbrook, Nottinghamshire NG16 2UZ
Phone: 0800 028 0329
Established in 2010, the brewery closed for a short time in 2017, then re-opened again.
Address: The Old Bakery, 31-33 Ashridge Street, Runcorn, Cheshire WA7 1HU
Phone: 01928 775628
A 3.5-barrel brewery making craft brewed traditional beers.
Address: Unit 6, Daniel Street Industrial Estate, Whitworth, Rochdale, Lancashire OL12 8BX
Phone: 07802 792536
An eco-friendly, family-run brewery in the foothills of the Preseli Hills, In North Pembrokeshire. The brewery produces hand-crafted real ales, using local water filtered down through the Bluestone Hills.
Address: Tyriet, Cilgwyn, Newport, Pembrokeshire SA42 0QW
Phone: 01239 820833
A one-barrel brewhouse creating small-batch beer in a former woodworker’s studio, which was previously a sawmill.
Address: Phoenix Mill, Sawmill Road, Blairadam KY4 0JG
Phone: 07931 562412
A 2.5-barrel brewery in a converted barn.
Address: Lichfield Road, Hamstall Ridware, Lichfield, Staffordshire WS15 3QQ
Phone: 01889 504461
Boat Lane Brewery
A village microbrewery, new in 2017.
Address: Unit 3, Streamside Business Park, Boat Lane, Offenham, Worcestershire WR11 8RS~
Phone: 01386 48212
Bodachra Brewing Co
A small batch brewery established in 2018.
Address: 57 Denview Road, Potterton AB23 8ZL
Bog Brew Beers
An independent brewery, now with a taproom, The Broken Seal.
Address: Rear of 31 High Street, Stevenage, Hertfordshire SG1 3AU
Phone: 07973 673040
A bewery making traditional Bohemian lagers in London.
Address: Unit 5, Littleline House, 43 West Road, Tottenham, London N17 0RE
Phone: 0208 617 8350
Bollington Brewing Co
Long established pub company Bollington’s finally got round to setting up its own brewery in 2008, but since then the operation has tripled in size. Award winning head brewer, Kym Wainwright, creates beers that are available in cask, bottle and beer boxes. A super new website was launched in November 2012.
Address: The Bollington Brewing Co, Adlington Road, Bollington, Cheshire SK10 5JT
Phone: 01625 575380
A six-barrel brewery delivering locally.
Address: Units 3 and 4, South Barns, Gardeners Green Farm, Heathlands Road, Wokingham RG40 3AS
Phone: 01344 775450
Bone Idle Brewery
A village brewery in a converted barn, making beers exclusively for the pub next door.
Address: 28 The Green, Idle, Bradford BD10 9PX
Phone: 07525 751574
Bone Machine Brew Co
A brewery specialising in New World-style ales and lagers.
Address: 20 Pier Street, Hull HU1 1ZA
A commercial home-based brewer.
Address: 7 Maes Y Piod, Bridgend, Wales, CF31 5FJ
Boojum & Snark
Aiming to contribute to the regeneration of Sandown, creating a sustainable High Street business comprising a pico-brewery, micro-museum, hyper-local food offering, gallery, and retail space.
Address: 105 High Street, Sandown, Isle of Wight PO36 8AF
A six-barrel brewery at the rear of a pub.
Address: 12 Boot Hill, Repton, Derbyshire DE65 6FT
Phone: 01283 346047
Boot Town Brewery
On the site of the former Copper Kettle Brewery, this business was established in 2018.
Address: c/o Bosworth’s Garden Centre, Burton Latimer, Northamptonshire NN15 5QA
Bootleg Brewing Co
A brewery based at a village inn.
Address: The Horse and Jockey, 9 The Green, Chorlton-cum-Hardy M21 9HS
Born in the Borders
A brewery using local barley and foraged ingredients. There is a visitor centre with retail units.
Address: Lanton Mill, JedburghTD8 6ST
Phone: 01835 830495
Borough Arms Brewery
A ten-barrel brewery at the rear of a pub.
Address: 2 New Henry Street, Neath SA11 2PH
Phone: 01639 644902
A brewery opposite Swansea’s Liberty Stadium with an on-site tap. Exports go to France and Germany.
Address: 176 Neath Road, Landore, Swansea SA1 2JY
Phone: 01792 450978
Established in 2013, the brewery moved to its present site in 2018. There is a ten-barrel plant.
Address: Unit 4, Propsect Business Centre, Prospect Street, Huddersfield HD1 2NU
Phone: 01484 412300
A brewery and off-licence, with a taproom, The Hidden Tap. The beers are real ale in a bottle, but cannot be consumed on the premises.
Address: Botley Mill, Mill Hill, Botley, Hampshire SO30 2GB
Phone: 07909 337212
Bottle Brook Brewery
Established in 2005 with a 2.5-barrel plant operating on a tower gravity principle, the kit was expanded in 2008. Hops used are mainly New World varieties. It is a sister brewery to Leadmill.
Address: Church Street, Kilburn, Belper, Derbyshire DE56 0LU
Phone: 01332 880051
Established in 2015, the brewery moved to its present premises in 2017. The award-winning beers are vegan.
Address: The Old Store, Walsingham Road, West Barsham, Fakenham, Norfolk NR21 9NP
Phone: 07864 321732
A brewing co-operative producing beers available in craft beer shops in and around Belfast.
Address: A5 Portview Trade Centre, 310 Newtownards Road, Belfast
Producing modern, seasonal ales in an old hops shed in Faversham.
Address: The Hop Shed, Selling Road, Faversham, Kent ME13 8XF
Phone: 07766 400702 / 07743 372434
‘Ales of Outstanding Natural Beauty’ berwed behind a well-known Beer Hall in Clitheroe. Bowland started out as a microbrewery on the edge of the Forest of Bowland and has gone on to grow and become a multi-award winner. There is a beer shop and beer hall on site.
Address: Holmes Mill, Greenacre Street, Clitheroe BB7 1EB
Phone: 01200 443592
A 20-barrel brewery in converted farm buildings, established in 2006. More than 100 outlets are supplied in central southern England. Beers are bottled and the brewery has won several awards.
Address: Bowmans Ales Ltd, Wallops Wood, Sheardley Lane, Droxford, Hampshire S32 3QY
Phone: 01489 878110
Bowness Bay Brewing Co
A Lake District brewery with lovely pumpclip artwork, a tap and a bar hire business. Richard Husbands set up the business after many years home brewing. The brewery was expanded in 2019.
Address: The Factory, Castle Mills, Kendal, Cumbria LA9 7DE
Phone: 07885 171210 / 07768 116794
A nanobrewery making small-batch traditional and craft beers.
Box Social Brewing
A six-barrel microbrewery with tasting room.
Address: Units 1-3 Winnings Courtyard, Newburn, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE15 9RU
Phone: 0191 267 1295
Box Steam Brewery
A family-owned brewery, launched in 2004, which takes the engineering feats of Isambard Kingdom Brunel as its inspiration. “Like Brunel, we have the same ambition, commitment and thirst for innovation,” say the brewers on their website. The firm also has two pubs.
Address: Box Steam Brewery, The Midlands, Holt, Wiltshire BA14 6RU
Phone: 01225 782700
A small-batch London brewery.
Br3wery Craft Brewery
A new Beckenham brewery.
Brack ‘n’ Brew
A brewery within the Brackenrigg Inn, overlooking beautiful Ullswater.
Address: Watermillock, Penrith, Cumbria CA11 0LP
Brack ‘n’ Brew
A brewery within the Brackenrigg Inn, overlooking beautiful Ullswater.
Address: Watermillock, Penrith, Cumbria CA11 0LP
A family run brewery operating from a Peak District farm. Beers are made using the brewery’s own spring water. Among more than 200 pubs supplied is the brewery’s own tap, the Nag’s Head at Loxley.
Address: Bradfield Brewery Ltd, Watt House Farm, Higher Bradfield, Sheffield S6 6LG
Phone: 0114 285 1118
Established in 1882, Brains still retains links to its original founding family. The beers are supplied to pubs all over Wales. In 2019, the brewery moved out of the city centre to a new site.
Address: S A Brain & Co, Dragon Brewery, Pacific Road, Cardiff CF24 5HJ
Phone: 029 2040 2060
There was an older Brampton Brewery in Chesterfield in the 19th and 20th centuries (and there’s an excellent historical piece about it here), but this incarnation came about in 2007 when a group of real ale enthusiasts, led by head brewer, Chris Radford, decided to have a go at a brewing business. Awards have been forthcoming for the beers, which are available in cask, bottle and various take-home packs.
Address: Unit 5, Chatsworth Business Park, Chatsworth Road, Chesterfield, Derbyshire S40 2AR
Phone: 01246 221680
Branscombe Vale Brewery
Established in 1992 by former dairy workers Paul Dimond and Graham Luxton in old National Trust cow sheds. The premises has since been extended and in 2008 new 25-barrel plant was installed.
Address: Branscombe Vale Brewery Ltd, Branscombe, Devon EX12 3DP
Phone: 01279 680511
Brass Castle Brewery
A 12-barrel brewery with an on-site taproom.
Address: 10A Yorkersgate, Malton, North Yorkshire YO17 7AB
Phone: 01653 698683
Braybrooke Beer Co
A Leicestershire brewery established in 2018 by the oners of the 10 Greek Street restaurant in Soho, London. The brewery is based in a former grain drying store on a farm.
Address: Braybrooke Farm, Harborough Road, Braybrook LE16 8LJ
Phil Lowry is brewer at this brewery and taproom, producing both contemporary and classic styles.
Address: Lorne Road, Dover, Kent CT17 3LG
Phone: 01304 700043
Brentwood Brewing Company
Established in 2006, the business has grown steadily and won a number of awards along the way. In 2013 it moved to a new site at Calcott Hall Farm.
Address: Calcott Hall Farm, Ongar Road, Pilgrims Hatch, Brentwood, Essex CM15 9HS
Phone: 01277 200483
Traditional and modern beers, unfined and vegan friendly.
Address: 14 Highlands Farm, Swanley Village, Kent BR8 7NA
Brew By Numbers
A London brewery making a plethora of beers in many style, categorised by a unique numbering system.There are taprooms, too.
Address: 79 Enid Street, London SE16 3RA
Phone: 0207 237 9794
The Brew Foundation
A father and son team making use of spare capacity at the Wincle Beer Company. Beers find their way into Cheshire, Manchester, and Yorkshire.
Address: c/o Wincle Beer Co, Toll Barn, Wincle, Cheshire SK11 0QE
Phone: 0114 282 3098
An award-winning Welsh brewery, specialising in IPAs.
Address: Avondale Business Park, Avondale Way, Cwmbran NP44 1XE
A small-batch brewery in Dorset, operating on a 10-barrel plant. The beers are unfined and unfiltered, with no additives.
Address: Sixpenny Handley, Dorset SP5 5NU
Phone: 07580 120258
A small-batch craft brewery established in 2016.
Address: Wellheads House, Sandilands, Limekilns, Dunfermline KY11 3JD
Established in 2017, Brew Studio creates about 400 litres of beer per week.
Address: 39 Meadowview Road, Sompting, West Sussex BN15 0HU
Phone: 07980 978350
A young small-batch brewery, creating “bold, adventurous craft beers, packed full of flavour and character”.
Address: 72A St Peter Street, Peterhead AB42 1QB
Phone: 01779 476211
A brewery and taproom in York city centre. Seasonal specials are produced and collaborations undertaken.
Address: Enterprise Complex, Walmgate, York YO1 9TT
Phone: 01904 848448
A young, independent craft brewer with a 30-hectolitre plant.
Address: Unit 3, Button End Industrial Estate, Harston, Cambridge CB22 7GX
Phone: 01223 872131
BrewDog, established in 2007 by James Watt and Martin Dickie, brings American-style brewing passion to what it considers a staid British brewing industry. Big flavoured beers, many very experimental, have divided critics, but they have a loyal following. There is an international chain of bars.
Address: Balmacassie Industrial Estate, Ellon, Aberdeenshire AB41 8BX
Phone: 01358 724924
BrewDog Outpost Manchester
A brewpub making exclusive one-off creations.
Address: 144 Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9GP
Phone: 0161 467 1002
An expanded home brew set-up, with part-time brewing.
Address: Ashton Farmhouse, Stanbridge, Wimborne, Dorset BH21 4JD
A nanobrewery turning to commercial brewing in 2018.
Address: 58 Wantage Road, Wallingford, Oxfordshire OX10 0LY
A brewery with a charitable intention: it’s on a mission to bring 1 million people clean drinking water around the world, funded by profits from its beers.
Phone: 0131 220 8206
Brewhouse & Kitchen
A chain of bar/restaurants, each with their own in-house breweries. They are located in: Bedford, Bournemouth, Bristol, Cardiff, Cheltenham, Chester, Dorchester, Gloucester Quays, Highbury, Horsham, Hoxton, Islington, Lichfield, Milton Keynes, Nottingham, Poole, Portsmouth, Southampton, Southbourne, Southsea, Sutton Coldfield, and Wilmslow.
A 2.5-barrel brewery with a wide range of beers.
Address: The Imperial, 119 Queens Road, Hastings, East Sussex TN34 1RL
A 12-barrel brewery making draught and canned beers.
Address: Place Farm, Ingham, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP31 1NQ
Phone: 01284 848066
A ten-barrel microbrewery producing traditional, British, cask-conditoned beers.
Address: Unit 11, Cuba Industrial Estate, Ramsbottom, Bury BL0 0NE
Phone: 01706 829390
A brewery making a variety of beers, led by Sara Barton, the first female brewer of the year in the UK.
Address: Unit 5, Burnside, Turnpike Close, Grantham, Lincolnshire NG31 7XU
Phone: 01476 566000
Briarbank Brewing Co
A two-barrel brewery with a full portfolio of regular and seasonal beers.
Address: 70 Fore Street, Ipswich, Suffolk IP4 1LB
Phone: 01473 284000
Established in 2013, the brewery expanded to new premises in 2017. The original site was retained as a taproom.
Address: Units 13 and 14, Deptford Industrial Estate, Blackhorse Road, London SE8 5HY
Phone: 0203 903 9441
A utilising old recipes, and also hops grown locally.
Address: Bricknell Avenue, Kington-upon-Hull, HU5 4ET
A 15-barrel brewery with a visitor centre.
Address: Airedale Heifer, Bradford Road, Sandbeds, Keighley BD20 9LY
Phone: 01535 601222
A brewery housed in the traditional Albert Inn, established in 2008. Giles Hawkins is the brewer.
Address: 32 Bridgetown, Totnes, Devon TQ9 5AD
Phone: 01803 863214
Briggs Signature Ales
A new brewery in 2013, named after head brewer, Nick Briggs. The former carpenter graduated, via home brewing, to an assistant brewer role at Elland Brewery. He rose to head brewer there, before joining Mallinsons and then starting this new venture. Beers are currently being brewed at Mallinsons.
Phone: 07427 668004
The brewery specialises in building big flavours into beers with high drinkability as sessionable ABVs. There is a tap, the Brighton Bierhuas, in the city.
Address: Unit 10, Bell Tower Industrial Estate, Roedean Road, Brighton BN2 5RU
Phone: 01273 567374
Brightside Brewing Company
A family brewery established by former brewers in 2010. Sustainability is “high on the agenda”.
Address: Unit 10, Dale Industrial Estate, Radcliffe, Manchester M26 1AD
Phone: 0161 725 9644
A five-barrel brewery producing traditional beers.
Address: Platform 3, The Parade, Claygate, Surrey KT10 0PB
Phone: 01372 462334
A 52-litre brewery utilising natural spring water from a local limestone aquifer.
Address: 7 Park Walk, Brigstock NN14 3HH
Phone: 01536 373428
An award-winning brewery, founded by Neil Young in 2006, taking pride in its locality and trading mostly within 30 miles of the brewery. Neil, sadly, passed away in 2018, but his two sons keep the brewery going.
Address: Home Farm, Brimstage Lane, Brimstage, Wirral, Cheshire CH63 6HY
Phone: 0151 342 1181
Brinkburn Street Brewery
A modern brewery specialising in American West Coast style pale ales and IPAs.
Address: Quayside i4, Ouseburn Building, Albion Row, Newcastleupon Tyne NE6 1LL
Phone: 0191 260 0688
A small plant, brewing once a week.
Address: 16 Ash Grove, Otley LS21 3EL
Bristol Beer Factory
Based in the old Ashton Gate Brewery building, Bristol Beer Factory has been turning out distinctive, award-winning beers since 2005. There is an excellent history of the brewery and the site on its website.
Address: The Old Brewery, Durnford Street, Bristol BS3 2AW
Phone: 0117 902 6317
Brithop Brewing Co
Established in 2018, this brewery’s beers have 90s Britpop music themes.
Phone: 07883 223127
Founded in 2013 by two local couples, Jez and Libby and Mike and Xochitl, their shared passion for beer started years before that, when they met in the old Hive Bar and dreamt of opening their own brewery. Most beer is kegged and packaged.
Address: Arch 547, Brixton Station Road, London SW9 8PF
Phone: 0203 609 8880
A microbrewery in the grounds of the Balmer Lawn Hotel.
Address: Lyndhurst Road, Brockenhurst SO42 7ZB
Phone: 01590 421161
Brockley Brewing Co
A brewery set up in 2012 by a group of local residents in Brockley, East London.
Address: 31 Harcourt Road, London SE4 2AJ
Phone: 07814 584338
The London brewery has closed. The beers are cuckoo brewed at Rhymney Brewery, in South Wales.
Address: Unit 40, 4 Lammas Road, Fairways Business Park, Leyton, London E10 7QT
Phone: 07828 498733
Broken Drum Brewery
A former home brewer turned commercial, brewing small-batch beers.
Address: Heron Hill, Belvedere DA17 5ER
Established in 2017 by former home brewer Brook Saunders.
Address: No 5 Kiln Industries, Lowfold Farm, Fittleworth Road, Wisborough Green RH14 0ES
Bottle-conditioned beers mostly from this brewery, established in 2017.
Founded in 1980, Broughton Ales is one of the original Scottish microbreweries, its famous first product being the Greenmantle Ale. Currently, Broughton carries nine bottled beers, including an organic and lager beer, seven permanent cask ales, more than 15 seasonal and one mixed-keg brewery conditioned beer, the Broughton Best.
Address: Broughton Ales Ltd, Broughton, Biggar ML12 7HQ
Phone: 01899 830 345
Brown Cow Brewery
Susan and Keith Simpson set up this six-barrel brewery behind the former Brown Cow Inn in 1997. Susan is the brewer, while Keith looks after the deliveries. The beers have won many awards.
Address: The Brown Cow Brewery, Brown Cow Road, Barlow, Selby YO8 8EH
Phone: 01757 618947
A Suffolk-based craft brewer.
Address: Progress Way, Eye, Suffolk IP23 7HU
Phone: 01379 882230
A ten-barrel brewery established in 2016.
Address: Unit 7 Crest Industrial Estate, Pattenden Lane, Marden, Kent TN12 9QJ
Brunswick Brewing Company
A brewery within one of Derby’s most popular pubs. It’s owned by Everards these days. Beers are also produced under the Engine Shed Project badge.
Address: 1 Railway Terrace, Derby DE1 2RU
Phone: 01332 410055
Home-based to start with, the brewery moved to its present location in 2017.
Address: Tyersall Annexe, The Hudnalls, St Briavels, Gloucestershire GL15 6RT
A small microbrewery in North Devon using its own spring water to create small batches of continental-style beers.
Phone: 07882 019255
Bucks Star Beer
A ten-barrel brewery powered by solar power.
Address: 23 Twizel Close, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire MK13 0DX
Phone: 01908 590054
Budweiser Brewing Group
The UK arm of AB-InBev. There are two BBG breweries, making mostly big brand keg beers, at Magor, in South Wales, and Samlesbury, Lancashire.
Address: 90 Fetter Lane, London EC4A 1EN
Bull of the Woods Brewing Co
A four-barrel brewery established in 2017.
Address: Brook Farm, Kirby Cane, Bungay, Norfolk NR35 2PJ
Specialising in unfiltered vegan beers inspired by the traditional lagers of Germany. There is a small 50-litre brew kit.
Address: 91 Mutley Plain, Plymouth PL4 6JJ
One of the new breed of London craft brewers, with a special focus on hops. “If you don’t like your hops heavy you’re not in the right place,” says the website.
Address: Arches 886 and 887, Rosendale Road, London SE24 9EH
Phone: 07899 795823
Bullhouse Brew Co
A modern brewery, canning its beers, which was established in 2016.
Address: 10 Greengraves Road, Newtownards, Northern Ireland BT23 5RG
Phone: 07562 702525
The brewery was purchased by the present owners after te retirement of founders Bon and Paul Jekins. A condition of the sale was that brewing of the old recipes continued.
Address: 14 Bessemer Close, Leckwith, Cardiff CF11 8DL
A small ‘enciropunk’ brewery of the Isle of Tiree.
Address: Sandaig, Isle of Tiree PA77 6XG
Phone: 01879 220684
A brewery based on a conservation farm with its own well.
Address: Greys Brewhouse, Therfield Road, Royston, Hertfordshire SG8 9NW
Phone: 01763 250749
Burley Street Brewhouse
A brewpub in Leeds, the Fox and Newt, is home to this brewery. Brewing has taken place on the site on and off for several years, commencing under its present incarnation in 2010. The pub is earning good reviews for its beers.
Address: Fox and Newt, 9 Burley Street, Leeds LS3 1LD
Phone: 0113 245 4505
The new venture of Mark Tranter, formerly head brewer at the famous Dark Star Brewery. The brew specialises in artisan brews such as saison style beers.
Address: Place Barn, The Street, Firle, Lewes, East Sussex BN8 6LP
Phone: 01273 858080
A new five-barrel Birmingham brewery in 2016. Chris Small and Richard Murphy aim to produce ber in cask, keg and bottle.
Address: Unit 1, Mott Street, Hockley, Birmingham B19 3HE
Phone: 0121 439 1490
A ten-barrel brewery making cask- and bottle-conditioned ales.
Address: Unit 3 Laurencekirk Business Park, Laurencekirk AB30 1EY
Phone: 01561 377316
Burnt Mill Brewery
A project focusing on producing fresh, unfiltered beers from a brewhouse on a Suffolk farm.
Burton Bridge Brewery
Founded in Burton-on-Trent, the home of English brewing, in 1982 by Bruce Wilkinson and Geoff Mumford. Three pubs are owned in the town, including an award-winning brewery tap. There is a very detailed history of the brewery on its website.
Address: Burton Bridge Brewery, Bridge Street, Burton-on-Trent, Staffordshire DE14 1SY
Phone: 01283 510573
Burton Old Cottage Beer Co
Established in 1989, this is a multi-award-winning brewery.
Address: Unit 10 Eccleshall Park, Hawkins Lane, Burton on Trent DE14 1PT
Phone: 07826 763691
Burton Road Brewing Co
Contract brewers, based at Mobberley Brewhouse.
Burton Town Brewery
A six-barrel brewery with an on-site taproom.
Address: 8 Falcon Close, Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire DE14 1SG
Phone: 01283 510839
Beers are brewed to the German Reinheitsgebot pure beer law.
Address: Mount Murray, Braddan, Isle of Man IM4 1JE
Phone: 01624 611101
A small-batch brewery in a pub.
Address: Lime Kilns, Watling Street, Burbage, Leicestershire LE10 3ED
Phone: 01455 631158
The brewery was founded in 1978 and is also a pub operator, with 19 managed houses. The company prides itself on its traditional, classic pubs, prize winning beers, as well as Ashton Press ciders from its wholly owned subsidiary, the Long Ashton Cider Company. Butcombe was purchased by the Channel Island-based Liberation Group in 2015.
Address: Butcombe Brewery Ltd. Cox’s Green, Wrington, Bristol, BS40 5PA
Phone: 01934 863963
Beers use organic malted barley and organic hops.
Address: Northfield Farm, Wantage Road, Great Shefford, Hungerford, Berkshire RG17 7BY
Phone: 01488 648133
A craft brewer in heart of the Peak District, operating from a 20-barrel plant. The business was founded in 2009 with the first brew the following year. Production covers a wide range of styles.
Address: Units 4A and 4B, Staden Business Park, Buxton, Derbyshire SK17 9RZ
Phone: 01298 244200
By The Horns Brewing Co
By the Horns was established in 2011 by Chris Mills and Alex Bull, converted cheap lager drinkers now waving the craft beer flag in London. The brewery is 12-barrel and the beers are available in bottles. There is a brewery tap.
Address: 21-27 Summerstown, Wandsworth, London SW17 0BQ
Phone: 0203 417 7338
A craft brewery in Coventry, set up in 2011. The brewery uses Maris Otter malt and whole hops in its beers, with “no short cuts taken, no corners cut”.
Address: Unit 10 Lythalls Lane Industrial Estate, Lythalls Lane, Coventry CV6 6FL
Phone: 02476 637996