The Directory of UK Brewers

Breweries In The Local Government Authority area of Wakefield

We list 23 breweries in the Local Government Authority area of Wakefield. Of these, 12 are open breweries, 11 are closed breweries and 0 are otherwise categorised (see footnote).

Breweries in production

Chin Chin Brewing Company Limited
(South Kirkby, West Yorkshire 2016-Still Brewing)

Fernandes Brewery Brewpub Photo
(Wakefield, West Yorkshire 1996-Still Brewing)

Five Towns Brewery Photo
(Wakefield, West Yorkshire 2008-Still Brewing)

Horbury Ales Limited Brewpub
(Horbury, West Yorkshire 2016-Still Brewing)

Luddite Brewing Company Limited Brewpub
(Horbury, West Yorkshire 2019-Still Brewing)

Morton Collins Brewing Company Ltd
(Ryhill, West Yorkshire 2016-Still Brewing)

The Ossett Brewing Company Limited Tap Room Photo
(Ossett, West Yorkshire 1998-Still Brewing)

Outgang Brewery Ltd Brewpub
(Kinsley, West Yorkshire 2017-Still Brewing)

The Revolutions Brewing Company Ltd Photo
(Whitwood, West Yorkshire 2010-Still Brewing)

Henry Smith Brewery Brewpub
(Pontefract, West Yorkshire 2019-Still Brewing)

Tarn 51 Brewing Company Ltd Brewpub
(Normanton, West Yorkshire 2016-Still Brewing)

Tigertops Brewery
(Wakefield, West Yorkshire 1995-Still Brewing)

Breweries whose names are used on beer no longer in production

Bob's Brewing Co Ltd Closed Brewpub Photo
(Ossett, West Yorkshire 2002-2016)

HB Clark & Co (Successors) Ltd Closed Photo
(Wakefield, West Yorkshire 1982-2017)

Hamelsworde Brewery Closed
(Hemsworth, West Yorkshire 2013-2018)

James & Kirkman Brewery Closed Brewpub
(Pontefract, West Yorkshire 2013-2018)

The Malthouse Brewery Closed
(Ossett, West Yorkshire 2013-2014)

The Steam Packet Brewery Closed Brewpub
(Racca Green, West Yorkshire 1990-1997)

Steampunk Brewery Ltd Closed
(Castleford, West Yorkshire 2016-2017)

Tomlinson's Old Castle Brewery Closed
(Pontefract, West Yorkshire 1993-1999)

Trinity Brewing Company Closed
(Wakefield, West Yorkshire 2015-2017)

WF6 Brewing Company Closed Photo
(Normanton, West Yorkshire 2004-2007)

Whitley Bridge Brewing Company Closed
(Wakefield, West Yorkshire 2003-2005)


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 : 22nd September 2021