The Directory of UK Brewers

Shires Brewery

AddressShires Brewery
Unit 10c Shefford Industrial Estate
SG17 5DZ
County (see footnote)Ceremonial
Local Authority
Central Bedfordshire


Short-lived part-time brewery that started in late 1995. The 5BBL plant was previously at Judges Brewery. Brewing ceased after less than a year as the owners decided to return to full-time work. The plant was sold to Zest Brewery.

Beers Brewed

We do not maintain a list of beers brewed by each brewery. There may be a list on the brewery's own website. For historical information, we suggest you also visit the brewery page on the unfortunately no longer updated Beermad.


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Since the 1974 local government reorganisation there has been much controversy over many county boundaries. The links we provide cover all areas possibilities: Ceremonial Counties which are the counties for which a Lord-Lieutenant has been appointed, Historic Counties (and their allied county boroughs) which represent the position before the 1974 re-organisation and Local Authority which represents the third tear District level.

Last Updated : 31st March 2009