The Directory of UK Brewers

Breweries In The Local Government Authority area of Blackburn with Darwen

We list 14 breweries in the Local Government Authority area of Blackburn with Darwen. Of these, 6 are open breweries, 8 are closed breweries and 0 are otherwise categorised (see footnote).

Breweries in production

12 Steps Brewery Ltd Brewpub
(Darwen, Lancashire 2021-Still Brewing)

Hopstar Brewery Ltd (Pole Lane) Photo
(Darwen, Lancashire 2004-Still Brewing)

Hopstar Brewery Ltd
(Darwen, Lancashire 2010-Still Brewing)

Patrons Tap Brewpub
(Guide, Lancashire 2023-Still Brewing)

Peregine Brewing Ltd
(Rishton, Lancashire 2020-Still Brewing)

Three B's Brewery Brewpub
(Darwen, Lancashire 2001-Still Brewing)

Breweries whose names are used on beer no longer in production

Blackburn Brewing Company Closed Brewpub
(Blackburn, Lancashire 1996-1999)

Blue Buzzard Ales Closed
(Darwen, Lancashire 2010-2013)

Matthew Brown & Co. Ltd Closed
(Blackburn, Lancashire 1830-1991)

Doghouse Brewery Limited Closed
(Darwen, Lancashire 2012-2019)

Fallons Exquisite Ales Closed Photo
(Darwen, Lancashire 2008-2013)

The Folly Brewery Closed
(Clayton le Dale, Lancashire 2020-2023)

Garthela Brewhouse Closed Photo
(Blackburn, Lancashire 2008-2012)

Graffiti Brewery Closed Photo
(Darwen, Lancashire 2008-2013)


Other categories of "brewery" include, amongst others, brewers whose status is uncertain and probably not brewing, closed breweries whose brands are produced elsewhere and brewery groups non-brewing headquarters. Contract, cuckoo and gypsy brewers, who are free to move premisses, and not allocated to a county.

Last Updated : 14th August 2023