Vale Brewery Co
Brothers Mark and Phil Stevens had experience with brewers including Morrell’s and Allied before deciding to start their own brewery in the mid-1990s. Initially based at Haddenham, the brewery was moved to Brill in 2007 , where casks, bottles and polypins of beer are brewed and sold. Vale owns four pubs.
Address: Vale Brewery Co, Tramway Business Park, Brill, Buckinghamshire HP18 9TY
Phone: 01844 239237
Velvet Owl Brewing Company
A small family-run business, established in 2016 by Richie Lesbirel, named in honour of his daughter. The venture was set up with help from the Prince’s Trust.
Address: Unit 2E, Sir Alfred Owen Way, Pontygwindy Industrial Estate, Caerphilly CF83 3HU
Phone: 0292 0850 706
Verdant Brewing Co
A very contemporary, Cornish, ten-barrel brewery, making big waves around the UK with big, bold favoured beers, including IPAs and stouts. The brewery is due to have significant expansion in 2018, thanks to an investment from Honest Brew
Address: Unit 6, Tresidder Close, Tregoniggie Industrial Estate, Falmouth, Cornwall TR11 4SP
Phone: 01326 619117
Vibrant Forest Brewery
A New Forest microbrewery with a small shop and bar. The brewers offer an “uncompromising approach to flavour”.
Address: Unit 3, Gordleton Business Park, Hannah Way, Lymington SO41 8JD
Phone: 01590 681094
A small pub group with three venues in North Yorkshire and County Durham. Beers are brewed by Peter Wesley at Nick Stafford’s Hambleton Ales.
A new brewery in Deptford, London, creating session beers alongside experimental and seasonal brews.
Address: 21-22 Resilution Way, Deptford, London SE8 4NT
A five-barrel microbrewery in Northumberland.
Address: Unit E, Hawkhill Industrial Estate, Lesbury, Alnwick, Northumberland NE66 3PG
Phone: 01665 570268
Established in 2015 by John Hickling, founder of the well-known Blue Monkey Brewery, in Nottingham. “Hell-bent on producing punchy and distinctive beers.”
Address: Unit 8, Craggs Country Business Park, New Road, Cragg Vale, Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire HX7 5TT
Phone: 01422 410810
The brewery makes house beers exclusively for Antic pubs
Address: 35A Neville Road, Croyden CR0 2DS
Phone: 0208 684 4492