A new brewery for 2013, located at the home of a former barrel maker for famous Norfolk brewers Steward & Patteson. Find out more of this tale on the brewery website. The ten-barrel brewery is in a new purpose-built building.
Address: Brewery Lane, Horsford, Norwich, Norfolk NR10 3GL
Phone: 01603 890584
Previously Sonnet 43 Brewhouse, producing craft beer inspired by its local history and culture. The purpose-built site operates a ‘for the love of beer’ philosophy and uses only the best ingredients and traditional brewing methods to produce a range of high-quality beers.
Address: Sonnet 43 Brew House, Durham Road, Coxhoe, County Durham DH6 4HX
Phone: 0191 377 3039
A 13-barrel brewery next to a pub. The nrewhouse is 150 years old and was revived in 1997.
Address: Church Lane, Uppermill OL3 6LW
Phone: 01457 820902
Sadler’s was re-opened in 2004 by John and Chris Sadler, the original brewery having been established in Windsor in 1900 and running until 1927. It moved to new 30-barre; premises in 2015.
Address: Unit 2, Conyers Trading Estate, Station Drive, Lye DY9 8ER
Phone: 07757 496517
Established on a farm in 2006, the brewery produces “heritage ales with a contemporary twist”.
Address: The Cartshed,Parsonage Farm, Henham, Bishops Stortford, Hertfordshire CM22 6AN
Phone: 01279 850923 / 07980 972067
A nautical themed brewery that draws on the Irish craft brewing tradition.
Address: 155-157 Donegal Pass, Belfast BT7 1DT
Saint Mars of the Desert
A family run brewery. “Our beers stand at the spot where rare old brewing technique and modern craft beer meet.”
Address: 90 Stevenson Road, Sheffield S9 3XG
Phone: 07365 222101
Saints Row Brewing Co
A brewery established in 2017 and influenced by great modern American brews.
Address: Unit 1, Cleveland Industrial Estate, Darlington DL1 2PB
Phone: 07960 212332
Salamander Brewing Company
Bradford’s longest established brewery, selling ales nationwide.
Address: 22 Harry Street, Dudley Hill, Tong, Bradford BD4 9PH
Phone: 01274 652323
Salcombe Brewery Co
In operation since 2016, succeeding Quercus Brewery in the South Devon town.
Address: Estuary View, Ledstone Cross, Kingsbridge, Devon TQ7 4BL
Phone: 01548 854888
Salopian Brewing Co
Salopian Brewery was launch in 1995 at The Old Dairy on the outskirts of Shrewsbury. The plant has been expanded twice to keep up with demand and now produces some 80 barrels a week.
Address: Salopian Brewing Co Ltd, 67 Mytton Oak Road, Shrewsbury, Shropshire SY3 8UQ
Phone: 01743 248414
Salt Beer Factory
A modern brewery and taproom which is part of the Ossett group.
Address: 199 Bingley Road, Saltaire BD18 4DH
Phone: 01274 533848
Set in the World Heritage Site of Saltaire, this multi-award-winning brewery was established in 2005 and is dedicated to making beer using traditional methods and the finest ingredients.
Address: The Brewery, County Works, Dockfield Road, Shipley, West Yorkshire BD17 7AR
Phone: 01274 595010
Sambrook’s was founded in Battersea, London, in 2008 by Duncan Sambrook and has grown quickly to become an established UK micro brewer with a reputation for quality. He and co-founder, David Welsh, transformed a warehouse in Battersea into a 20-barrel brewery.
Address: Units 1 & 2 Yelverton Road, Battersea, London SW11 3QG
Phone: 0207 228 0598
Samuel Smith Old Brewery
A traditional Yorkshire brewery, established in 1758. There is a large estate of value-for-money pubs.
Address: The Old Brewery, High Street, Tadcaster, North Yorkshire LS24 9SB
Phone: 01937 832225
Samuels Brewing Co
A Belfast-based craft beer producer, taking influence from some of the best brewing and flavour traditions from around the world.
Address: Blick Studios, 46 Hill Street, Cathedral Quarter, Belfast BT1 2LB
Phone: 02896 009145
Opened in 2018, most beer is sold through the brewery’s bar.
Address: Unit 6, 4-6 Abingdon Road, Nuffield Trading Estate, Poole BH17 0UG
Phone: 01202 671950
A four-barrel brewery established in 2008.
Address: Unit 5A Wrexham Enterprise Park, Wrexham LL13 9JT
Phone: 01978 664805
Sarah Hughes Brewery
The brewery started behind the Beacon Hotel, Sedgley, in the 1860s. Sarah Hughes bought the brewery in 1921 and started to brew the now famous eponymous mild. The brewery was idle for 30 years until production started again in 1987 by Sarah’s grandson, John Hughes.
Address: Beacon Hotel, 129 Bilston Street, Sedgley, Dudley DY3 1JE
Phone: 01902 883380
A four-barrel brewery in the grounds of a pub, which sells the beer.
Address: White Hart Inn, Hamstead Marshall, Newbury, Berkshire RG20 0HW
Phone: 01488 657545
A family-run ten-barrel brewery established in 2009.
Address: Unit 21B Barry’s Lane, Scarborough YO12 4HA
Phone: 01723 367506
There’s a literary theme to the beers brewed here, the people behind the brewery being as passionate about books as they are about beer. The five-barrel brewery was launched in 2014.
Address: 7 Lime Grove, Stapleford, Nottingham NG9 7GF
Phone: 07834 455420 / 07970 272383 / 07914 758226
A microbrewery at a friendly family pub.
Address: 94 Station Road, Sutton-in-Ashfield NG17 5HF
Phone: 01623 550826
A former home brewer who took the leap to professional kit in 2020.
Address: Seagate, Lamlash, Isle of Arran KA27 8JN
Phone: 01770 600110
Serious Brewing Co
A husband and wife team, Ken and Jenny Lynch, operating a six-barrel brewery in Rochdale and producing Belgian-influenced beers.
Address: Unit C5, Fieldhouse Industrial Estate, Fieldhouse Road, Rochdale OL12 0AA
Settle Brewery and Nine Standards Craft Ale ranges are produced from the award-winning nrewery, launched in December 2012.
Address: Unit 8, The Sidings, Settle, North Yorkshire BD24 9RP
Phone: 01729 824936
Seven Bro7hers Brewery
The seven brothers in question are the sons of a brewing-mad father. He has been a massive influence on the brothers behind this modern brewery.
Address: 63 Waybridge Enterprise Centre, Daniel Adamson Road, Salford Quays, Manchester M50 1DS
Phone: 0161 6379929
Seven Kings Brewery
Established in 2019.
Seven Sisters Brewery
A Bermondsey, Londeon venture that started in the kitchen of a one-bed flat in Islington.
An independent, locally owned brewery on the edge of the Cotswolds, aiming to create cassic and unique British beers from only the finest ingredients.
Address: Tortworth Business Park, Tortworth, Wotton-under-Edge, Gloucestershire GL12 8HQ
Phone: 01453 764170
Severn Valley Ales
A zero-carbon brewery making beers using UK malt. It was set up in 2019.
Address: Unit 5 Churchill Court, Faraday Drive, Bridgnorth, Shropshire WV15 5BB
Phone: 07402 636482
Established in 2019. “We’ll never make beers that we wouldn’t be happy to drink.”
Address: 44 Whiteley Croft Rise, Otley, West Yorkshire LS21 3NR
Phone: 07792 690536
A five-barrel brewery established in 2007.
Phone: 07749 658512
Shardlow Brewing Co
The company makes traditional cask ales as well as supplying a variety of ciders.
Address: Shardlow Brewing Co Ltd, The Old Brewery Stables, British Waterways Yard, Cavendish Bridge, Leicestershire
Phone: 01332 799188
Founded in 1994 by businessman Bill Sharp, it has since been sold twice, in 2011 to global giant Molson Coors. Head brewer Stuart Howe, who had been with the company several years, stayed on through the change, but he has since moved to Butcmbe Brewery. Sharp’s beer is brewed exclusively using just British malted barley, whole hop flowers, Sharp’s own yeast and Cornish water. The brewery at Rock is one of the UK’s most sustainable and is an industry leader with water to beer conversion ratio of just 2.8 litres per litre of beer.
Address: Rock, Cornwall PL27 6NU
Phone: 01208 862121
Shaws of Grange Brewing Co
A family-run business established in 2016.
Address: Palace Buildings, Main Street, Grange-over-Sands, Cumbria LA11 6AB
Phone: 01229 837955
Shed 35 Brewery
A brewery that took shape at the bottom of a garden.
A small, independent brewery making “beer from the back garden”.
Phone: 01672 564533
Founded by brewer and chemist, Dr George Cathcart, the company employs age-old-brewing methods.
Address: 178 Derrylin Road, Bellanaleck, Enniskillen, County Fermanagh BT92 2BA
Phone: 07730 432232
Sheffield Brewery Co
Forged in Sheffield in 2007, this brewery delivers throughout the South Yorkshire region, and further afield. There is a brewery tap, the Gardener’s Rest, in Sheffield.
Address: Sheffield Brewery Co Ltd, Unit 111, JC Albyn Complex, Burton Road, Sheffield S3 8BT
Phone: 0114 272 7256
Shepherd Neame is the oldest continuous brewer in the country, in business since 1698, while some records show brewing having taken place on the site in the 12th century. These days the company is a major regional with 360 tied pubs and some 2,000 other customers supplied. Local ingredients are used in the brewing, and there is a small micro-plant for short run brews.
Address: The Faversham Brewery, 17 Court Street, Faversham, Kent ME13 7AX
Phone: 01795 532206
Sherfield Village Brewery
Brewing commenced on a farm in 2011, using a five-barrel plant. As well as traditional British bitters and stouts, the brewery makes extensive use of New World hops. The beers are unfined and vegan.
Address: Goddards Farm, Goddards Lane, Sherfield on Loddon, Hook, Hampshire RG27 0EL
Phone: 07906 060429
Shilling Brewing Co
A Glasgow brewpub opened in 2016.
Address: 92 West George Street, Glasgow G2 1PJ
Phone: 0141 353 1654
Shindigger Brewing Co
Gypsy brewers who have come to the industry via the home brewing route.
Address: 170 Vie Building, 185 Water Street, Manchester M3 4JU
Shiny Brewing Co
A brewery originally attached to a Derby pub, with brewing getting under way in 2012. A second brewery was built in 2015, with taproom.
Address: 10 Old Hall Mill Business Park, Alfreton Road, Little Eaton, Derby DE21 5EJ
Phone: 01332 902809
Ship Inn Brewery
A brewery at the Ship Inn, Newton, Northumberland, which started production in 2008. The brewery has made the pub self-sufficient in real ale, with beer travelling ten feet from brewery to cellar! Fourteen different beers are produced, with 12 in constant rotation.
Address: The Ship Inn, Low Newton-by-the-Sea, Alnwick, Northumberland NE66 3EL
Phone: 01665 576262
One of Nottingham’s biggest names in brewing has returned in a new incarnation. It has been brought back by former AB InBev man Richard Neale, with help from brewer Colin Brown, a former Shipstone’s brewer, who himself owns Belvoir Brewery.
Address: Little Star Brewery, 33 Church Street, Old Bashford, Nottingham NG6 0GA
Phone: 0115 871 6477
A keg beer brewery opened in a pub basement in 2018.
Address: The Cock Tavern, 315 Mare Street, Hackney, London E8 1EJ
Shortts Farm Brewery
Matt Hammond launched this brewery in 2012, on the farm where his family has worked for more than a century. The five-barrel brewery came from Hunter’s Brewery, in Devon, where Matt trained.
Address: Shortts Farm, Thorndon, Eye, Suffolk IP23 7LS
Phone: 07900 268100
Shotover Brewing Co
Combining traditional British brewing methods and ingredients with some striking combinations of English and New World hops to produce beers with a distinctive full flavour and complexity.
Address: Coopers Yard, Manor Farm Road, Horspath, Oxford OX33 1SD.
Phone: 01865 604620
Shottle Farm Brewery
Located in farm buildings near Belper, the brewery has an on-site micropub.
Address: Shottle, Belper DE56 2DT
Phone: 01773 550056
Brewing beers named after Shropshire’s legends.
Address: Unit 5 The Farriers, Annscroft, Shrewsbury, Shropshire SY5 8AN
Phone: 07958 007551
A modern brewery with its own taproom, plus a bar at the O2.
Address: 8 Stirling Way, Beddington Farm Road, Croydon CR0 4XN
Phone: 0208 684 6111
A modern brewery with its own taproom, plus a bar at the O2.
Address: 8 Stirling Way, Beddington Farm Road, Croydon CR0 4XN
Phone: 0208 684 6111
This brewery was set up to get good quality beer into gig venues. The beers are music inspired and there are regular artist collaborations.
Address: Unit 25, Leyton Business Centre, Etloe Road, London E10 7BT
Phone: 0207 684 4664
A modern brewery with a focus on sustainability.
Address: Oak Hill, Catherine de Barnes, Solihull B92 0JB
Phone: 0845 519 5101
A state-of-the-art brewery based in an old grainstore on a North Essex farm. Brewing began in 2015.
Address: Queen Street, Sible Hedingham CO9 3RH
Established in 2018 after a buyout of Raw Brewing. Raw branded beers are still made.
Address: Units 3 and 4 Silver House
Phone: 01246 470074
Silver Street Brewing Co
A brewery within the Clarence Hotel, Bury.
Address: The Clarence Hotel, 2 Silver Street, Bury, Greater Manchester BL9 0EX
Phone: 0161 763 9399
A small brewery close to the famous motor circuit, which offers a theme.
Address: Kingshill Farm, Syresham, Northamptonshire NN13 5TH
Phone: 07835 279400
Simple Things Fermentations
A small-batch brewery with big ideas. Everything is hand packaged with re-fermentation taking place in bottle every two weeks.
Address: The Bakehouse, 6 Hazel Avenue Lane, Glasgow G44 3LJ
Phone: 0141 237 2202
Simpsons Fine Ales
A brewery in a village pub, set up in spring 2013.
Address: The White Swan, Eardisland, Leominster HR6 9BD
Phone: 01544 388635
Siren Craft Brew
Modern craft beers packed with taste from this innovative contemporary brewery. Siren head brewer Ryan Witter-Merithew worked previously at Duck Rabbit Brewery, in North Carolina, USA, then Denmark’s Fanø Bryghus. The first brews were launched in March 2013. A bottling line was installed in 2014.
Address: Unit 1, Weller Drive, Finchampstead, Berkshire RG40 4QZ
Phone: 0118 973 0929
Six Towns Brewery
A small brewery attached to a pub.
Address: The Wheatsheaf, 234 High Street, Tunstall, Staffordshire ST6 5TT
Established in 2009, Sixpenny Brewery makes a range of award-winning draught beers. Pubs are supplied in Dorset, Wiltshire and Hampshire. A mini pub, the Sixpenny Tap, is attached to the brewery.
Address: Holwell Farm, Cramnborne, Dorset BH21 5QP
Phone: 01725 762006
Folklore abounds in the marketing of Skinner’s Cornish beers, which were first supped in 1997. Steve Skinner heads a successful Cornish business whose beers are seen throughout the county and nationwide too via good wholesale distribution. Look out too for Betty Stogs who often makes personal appearances at beer festivals and other events. The brewery has a 25-barrel plant, a good beer shop and well presented visitor centre.
Address: Riverside, Newham Road, Truro TR1 2DP
Phone: 01872 271885
Formerly known as Eccleshall Brewery, the business was established in 1995 by Ged and Moyra Slater, behind the George Hotel in Eccleshall. Increased demand prompted a move to new premises in 2004 and the plant has grown from ten to 30 barrels in recent years. The brewery has won many awards, most notably Supreme taking bronze in the best bitter category of Champion Beer of Britain twice.
Address: Slater’s Ales Ltd, St Albans Road, Common Road Industrial Estate, Stafford ST16 3DR
Phone: 01785 257976
A four-barrel brewery in a former slaughterhouse. There is an additional two-barrel plant in the Wild Boar pub, in Warwick.
Address: Bridge Street, Warick CV34 5PD
Phone: 01926 842690
A brewpub named after two family dogs.
Address: 68 Wandsworth High Street, London SW18 4LB
Small Beer Brew Co
A brewery created by James Grundy and Felix James to create a great tasting, low-alcohol beer. Beers are lagered for a minimum of six weeks, and the brewery is ‘dry floor’, meaning a dramatic reduction in water usage.
Address: 70-72 Verney Road, London SE16 3DH
Small Paul’s Brewery
A commercial home-based brewer.
Address: 27 Briar Close, Gillingham, Dorset SP8 4SS
Phone: 01747 823574
Small World Beer
Set up in 2014 by brewing enthusiasts Dave Hill and Pete Forder.
Address: Unit 10, Barncliffe Business Park, Near Bank, Shelley, West Yorkshire HD8 8LU
Phone: 01484 602805
“Three beer-loving geeks brewing on a 2.5-barrel pant.”
Phone: 07810 365701
Snowden Craft Beer
Blending water from the Snowdonia rain basin with other natural ingredients to produce a collection of cask, keg, and bottled beers.
Address: Quinton Hazell Enterprise Park, 55 Glan-y-Wern Road, Mochdre, Colwyn Bay, Conwy LL28 5BS
Phone: 01492 545143
A two-barrel brewery attached to a pub and camp site.
Address: Waunfawr, Caernarfon, Gwynedd, LL55 4AQ
Phone: 01286 650409
A small, environmentally-friendly brewery set up in 2015.
Address: Snowhill Cottage, Snowhill Lane, Scorton, Lancashire PR3 1BA
Phone: 01524 791352
Sociable Beer Company
A brewery and taproom opened in 2017.
Address: 6-8 Britannia Road, Worcester WR1 3BQ
A new brewery in 2014, specialising in modern beers abstracted from classic Belgan styles. The owners are Roman Hochuli and JP Hussey.
Son of Sid Brewery
An award-winning brewery attached to a pub.
Address: The Chequers, 71 Main Road, Little Gransden, Sandy, Bedfordshire SG19 3DW
Phone: 01767 677348
Northern Soul-inspired brewery itilising spare capacity at Manchester Brewing.
Address: 18 Broomfield Road, Heaton Moor, Stockport SK4 4ND
Well known for working with Island Records to create Session IPA and Jamaica Porter.
South Hams Brewery
Originally known as Sutton Brewing, the business moved to its present site in 2003. There is a ten-barrel plant.
Address: Stokeley Barton Barns, Stokenham, Kingsbridge, Devon TQ7 2SE
Phone: 01548 581151
South Lakes Brewing Co
Address: Unit 30, Ulverston Auction Mart, North Lonsdale Road, Ulverston, Cumbria LA12 9AU
Phone: 07795 363523
An 80-barrel brewery in a forme car showroom. There is also a taproom.
Address: 41-43 Poole Hill, Bournemouth BH2 5PW
Phone: 01202 557583
Southey Brewing Co
This brewery took over the former Late Nights Brewery premises in 2017. It operates a taproom and two pubs.
Address: 21 Southey Street, London SE20 7JD
An award-winning, small, independent microbrewery, established in 2004.
Address: Unit 3 Enterprise Business Park, Russell Road, Blowick, Southport PR9 7RF
Phone: 07748 387652
Southsea Brewing Co
A brewery with shop, producing unfiltered and unpasteurised beers.
Address: Southsea Castle, Clarence Esplanade, Southsea PO5 3PA
Phone: 07939 063970
The brewery was founded in 2014 by Peter Jackson, a North East man with more than 30 years’ brewing industry experience, along with lifelong drinking partner Andy Nicol. Sean Franklin, formerly of Rooster’s, gave advice on recipes.
Address: 46 Druid Street, London SE1 2EZ
Phone: 0203 302 4190
A microbrewery specialising in beers using British hop varieties. There is a taproom.
Address: 8 Almond Road, London SE16 3LR
Phone: 07920 032565 / 07734 009275
An award-winning Midlands brewery that likes to experiment with new recipes.
Address: Lord Nelson Inn, Birmingham Road, Ansley, Nuneaton CV10 9PQ
Phone: 02476 392305
Speyside Craft Brewery
Home brewer Seb Jones’ interested in brewing was rekindled after studying chemistry at Aberdeen university. He has undergone the Brewlab course in Sunderland and received valuable advice from business support organisations in Scotland, including the Prince’s Scottish Youth Business Trust. “I have noticed that the mention of beer brings out the best in people,” says Seb on his website.
Address: 2 Greshop Road, Forres, Moray IV36 2GU
Phone: 01309 358082 / 07854 053277
Combining traditional techniques with modern innovations, materials, and ingredients.
Address: Common Farm, Waverton, Cheshire CH3 7QT
Phone: 01244 332052
A craft brewery and social enterprise, with a tailored workplace for people with learning disabilities.
Address: Goole Road, West Cowick DN14 9DJ
Springhead Fine Ales
Established in 1990, the brewers were joined by a new management team in 2019. At 50 barrels, it is one of the largest microbreweries in Nottinghamshire.
Address: Main Street, Laneham, Retford DN22 0NA
Phone: 01777 229020
Squawk Brewing Co
An experimental craft brewery in Manchester, set up in 2013 by Oliver Turton.
Address: Unit 4, Tonge Street, Ardwick Manchester M12 6LY
Phone: 07590 387559
St Andrews Brew House
A Norwich brewpub with a restuarant.
Address: 41 St Andrews Street, Norwich NR2 4TP
Phone: 01603 305995
St Andrews Brewing Co
A two-and-a-half-barrel brewery with associated tap house. The beers are also hand bottled.
Address: Unit 4, Food Resource Base, Faraday Road, Glenrothes, Kife KY6 2RU
Phone: 07879 399441
St Anne’s Brewery
A brewery integrated into a restored church. St Anne’s is also a venue for concerts, weddings, and other events.
Address: St Anne’s Church, Shorthill, Lea Cross, Shrewsbury SY5 8JE
Phone: 07530 556951
St Austell Brewery
Established by businessman Walter Hicks in 1851, St Austell is now a major regional brewer, with an estate of more than 170 pubs throughout the West Country. The brewery is still run by descendents of Hicks. Eighty per cent of the production is the brewery flagship brand, Tribute.
Address: 63 Trevarthian Road, St Austell, Cornwall PL25 4BY
Phone: 0845 2411122
St Ives Brewery
Established in 2011 by former publican Marco Amura, the brewery finally has a home in 2016 after an initial period being contract brewed.
Address: Trewidden Road, St Ives, Cornwall TR26 2BX
Phone: 01736 793467
St Jude’s Brewery
Brewing was resumed on a ten-barrel plant in 2015.
Address: 2 Cardigan Street, Ipswich IP1 3PF
St Mary’s Brewery
A brewery connected to a church raising money fo youth work.
Address: The Parish Church of St Mary the Virgin, Elsworthy Road, London NW3 3DJ
St Peter’s Brewery
A brewery created in 1996 in a range of agricultural buildings. English ingredients are used, with water from the brewery’s own deep bore hole. Fruit and honey are added to beers to create seasonal brews. There is a brewery pub, the Jerusalem Tavern, in Clerkenwell, London.
Address: St Peter’s Hall, St Peter South Elmham, Bungay, Suffolk NR35 1NQ
Phone: 01986 782322
A brewery offering a full range of services, including contract canning.
Address: Unit 2 Harrison Way, Cheddleton, Staffordshire ST13 7EF
Phone: 01538 361919
The Stag at Walton
A brewery in a pub cellar.
Address: Chester Road, Warrington WA4 6EG
Phone: 01925 261680
A specialist in bottle-conditioned ales.
Address: Little Engeham Farm, Woodchurch TN26 3QY
Phone: 07539 974068
A dinosaur-themed brewery currently using equipment at the Brewhouse and Kitchen, Portsmouth. Its bottled beers are bottle conditioned. An associated team of artists can create bespoke beer labels.
Address: Unit 3, St George’s Industrial Estate, Rodney Road, Southsea, Hampshire PO4 8SS
Phone: 023 9229 7033
A small microbrewery in an old school.
Address: St Mary’s Complex, Waverley Street, Bootle L20 4AP
Phone: 07789 897278
A 22.5-barrel brewery in the centre of Sheffield using kit from the now demolished Oakwell Brewery in Barnsley.
Address: Unit 2, Oakham Drive, Sheffield S3 9QX
Phone: 0114 275 2788
Stannary Brewing Company
A new brewery for Tavistock, Devon, in 2016.
Address: Unit 5A, Pixon Trading Centre, Tavistock, Devon PL19 8DH
A small working brewery attached to an attractive manor house. After being idle for many years, the brewery has been resurrected by brewer Alex Pennycook.
Address: Stanway, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire GL54 5PQ
Phone: 01386 584320
Star Wing Brewery
A brewery with a vibrant taproom.
Address: Unit 6 Hall Farm, Church Road, Redgrave, Suffolk IP22 1RJ
Phone: 01379 890586
A family-run brewery launched in 2016.
Address: Unit 5 Howe Lane Farm Estate, Howe Lane, White Waltham, Berkshire SL6 3JP
Phone: 01628 947325
Stealth Brew Co
An independent microbrewery making cask and keg beers.
Address: 34 Old Broughton Road, Melksham, Wiltshire SN12 8BX
Phone: 01225 707111
Steam Machine Brewing Company
A new brewery for 2015, established by former science teacher Nick Smith and his wife, Gulen. They are inspired by new world beers and wines.
Address: Unit 22, IES Centre, Horndale Avenue, Newton Aycliffe DL5 6DS
Phone: 07415 759945
Steam Town Brew Co
A five-barrel brewery is a bar and restaurant.
Address: 1 Bishopstoke Road, Eastleigh, Hampshire SO50 6AD
Phone: 02382 359139
Steamin’ Billy Brewing Co
Established in 1995 by brewer Bill Allingham and licensee Barry Lount, the company owns seven pubs. The pubs pride themselves on serving quality real ales, including a selection of the firm’s own. The beers are brewed at The Grainstore, in Oakham.
Address: 5 The Oval, Oadby, Leicestershire LE2 5JB
Phone: 0116 271 2616
Steel Brew Co
A new brewery and taproom (2019) in Plymouth’s historic Royal William Yard.
Address: Melville, Royal William Yard, Plymouth PL1 3RP
Phone: 07973 502354
Steel City Brewing
Steel City refer to themselves as a “cuckoo brewery”. It currently based at Lost Industry Brewing.
Address: 14A Nutwood Trading Estate, Sheffield S6 1NJ
Commercial home brewers looking to expand.
An independent Edinburgh brewery, founded by Steve and Jo Stewart in 2004. The company has a 50-hectolitre Bavarian brew kit and employs 25 people. The brewery includes a brew-it-yourself Craft Beer Kitchen (the UK’s first) and an 18-tap Growler Fill Station.
Address: 26A Dryden Road, Bilston Glen Industrial Estate, Loanhead, Edinburgh EH20 9LZ
Phone: 0131 440 2442
Stinky Bay Brewing Co
A brewery named after a small bay at the north-west tip of Jersey.
Phone: 07797 781703
Stockport Brewing Co
A new brewery in 2014, initailly based under Stockport viaduct until a move to bigger premises.
Address: Unti 16 The Gate Centre, Bradbury Parkway, Stockport SK6 2SN
Phone: 0161 637 0306
Stod Fold Brewing Co
A brewery formed by childhood friends Paul Harris and Angus Wood. They brew on a computer-controlled state-of-the-art ten-barrel plant. The company has an associated charitable trust which supports local organisations close to the founders’ and benefactors’ hearts.
Address: Stod Fold Brewing Co, Ogden, Halifax, West Yorkshire HX2 8XL
Phone: 01422 245951
The brewery was established in an old mill in 1984 by Tony Bunce. Dane Stig Anker Andersen took over the business in 1993. The brewery is designed on the principle of the old tower breweries, letting gravity do the work in moving the liquid around.
Address: Bunces Brewery, The Old Mill, Mill Road, Netheravon, Salisbury, Wiltshire SP4 9QB
Phone: 01980 670631
A small, family owned brewery, set up by Australian Shane Parr, who came to the UK in 2000. It’s a real family firm, with wife Alison, father-in-law Ian and brother-in-law Innes all involved in the business.
Address: Stonehouse Brewery Ltd, Stonehouse, Weston, Oswestry, Shropshire SY10 9ES
Phone: 01691 676457
Storm Brewing Company
Founded in 1998, the brewery has a core range as well as ‘UXBs’ — unique experimental brews.
Address: 2 Waterside, Macclesfield, Cheshire SK11 7HJ
Phone: 01625 431234
Very small production, selling to just one pub.
Address: 25 Castle Street, Nether Stowey, Somerset TA5 1LN
Phone: 01278 732228
A brewery within the Strands Inn, established in 2007.
Address: The Strands Inn, Nether Wasdale, Cumbria CA20 1ET
Phone: 01946 726237
Strata Brewing Co
A cuckko brewery making cask, keg, and bottle-conditioned beers.
Address: Unit 4 Daniel Street Industrial Estate, Whitworth OL12 8BX
Phone: 07969 950755
Strath Mash Brewing
A brewery in a pub, set up in 2017.
Address: 4 High Road, Strathkinness KY16 9RS
Phone: 01334 850085
A brewery based in an old mill dating back to the early 1800s. Many of the original mill features have been retained.
Address: Craigmill Brewery, Sandford Road, Strathaven ML10 6PB
Phone: 01357 520419
A ten-barrel brewery opened in 2012.
Address: Deanshaugh, Amulree, Dunkeld PH8 0EB
Phone: 01350 725264
A two-and-a-half-barrel brewery with its own highland spring water. There is a strong sustainability ethos.
Address: Arinackaig, Strathcarron, Ross-shire IV54 8YN
Stratton Lane Brewery
A family brewery with its own taproom.
Address: Middle Barn, Burcot Farm, Stratton Lane, East Stratton, Hampshire SO21 3DZ
Phone: 07990 528790
There’s a strong environmental ethos at the heart of this Ulverston Brewery, which makes use of 100% renewable energy. Even the casks are recyclable, and the spent grain makes local pigs happy.
Address: Stringers Beer, Unit 3, Lower Mill Business Park, Ulverston LA12 9EE
Phone: 01229 581387
Stripey Cat Craft Brewery
A brewery opened in 2017, attached to the Tiger Inn, Bridport.
Address: 14-16 Barrack Street, Bridport, Dorset DT6 3LY
Phone: 01308 427543
The original Stroud Brewery was founded in 1760 and closed by Whitbread in 1969. In 2006, enthusiastic home brewer Greg Pilley revived the name and has gone on to enjoy an enthusiastic following with award-winning beers.
Address: Kingfisher Business Park, London Road, Thrupp, Stroud, Gloucestershire GL5 2BY
Phone: 01453 887122
A student-run microbrewery based at Newcastle University. Launched in 2013, it operates a six-barrel plant.
Stubborn Mule Brewery
Stubborn Mule brews a range of beers built on a passion to find, understand, and explore beer and traditional brewing techniques. Available in casks, kegs, bottles, mini-kegs and, coming soon, cans (2019).
Address: Unit 2, Radium Works, Bridgewater Road, Altrincham WA14 1LZ
Phone: 07730 515251
A brewery making many beers based on Victorian recipes. It is also involved in evaluating malt from Chevallier, a heritage malting barley variety.
Address: North Street, Great Dunham, King’s Lynn PE32 2LR
A cask brewery, established in 1995, selling to many outlets.
Address: 209 King Street, Castle Douglas, Kirkcudbrightshire DG7 1DT
Phone: 01556 504525
A home-based commercial brewer. He started brewing in 2016, going commercial in 2019.
Phone: 07920 136198
Local barley is used in Summerskills’ cask and bottled-conditioned beers. Spent grain goes to a local farmer.
Address: 15 Pomphlett Farm Industrial Estate, Broxton Drive, Billacombe, Plymouth PL9 7BG
Phone: 01752 481283
A two-barrel brewery set up by Nigel Poustie in 2012. The beers are short run, but multi award winning. Nigel’s wife, Faye, an illustrator, handles branding and artwork.
Phone: 07772 002437
Sunset Brewing Company
A cuckoo brewery in Cornwall, making “exceptional beers made by connoisseurs, for connoisseurs”.
Address: c/o 63 The Hurlings, St Columb Major, Cornwall TR2 4TB
A new brewery set uo in 2020 by James Campbell, former head brewer at Marble, then co-founder and head brewer at Cloudwater. Cuckoo brewing at the moment (October 2020)
Surrey Hills Brewery
The brewery opened in 2005 in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty at the foot of Box Hill in Surrey; new plant was installed in 2011. The business has won a huge number of awards.
Address: Denbies Wine Estate, London Road, Dorking, Surrey RH5 6AA
Phone: 01306 883603
Sussex Small Batch
A cuckoo brewery established in 2018.
Address: c/o 23 The Vinery, Poling, West Sussex BN18 9PY
A Herefordshire cask ale brewery, set up by former Wye Valley brewer Jimmy Swan and launched in 2016.
Address: Unit 17, Leominster Rural Enterprise Centre, Brunel Road, Leominster, Herefordshire HR6 oLX
Phone: 01568 617709
Swan on the Green
A two-barrel microbrewery attached to a pub.
Address: The Green, West Peckham, Kent ME18 5JW
Phone: 01622 812271
Swan, Walters & Son
A pub company cuckoo brewing.
Award-winning beers made on a rustic farmstead on Orkney.
Address: Birsey, Orkney KW17 2NP
Phone: 01856 721700
A brewery attached to the Joiners Arms, Bishopston.
Address: 50 Bishopston Road, Bishopston, Swansea SA3 3EJ
Phone: 01792 232658