The Directory of UK Brewers

Breweries Opened In 2008

The following is a list of the 75 breweries listed on this site that opened in 2008 that are listed on the site. Please note that this is not a complete list of all breweries ever in existance, just the ones on this site and is nowhere near complete before the mid-1980's. Additional historical information is being added as time allows. While we have tried to ensure the information below is correct, if you believe that something is incorrect please contact us

ABC (The Pride Of Aston) Ltd Closed Photo
(Witton, West Midlands 2008-2012)

Adur Brewery Photo
(Steyning, West Sussex 2008-Still Brewing)

Andwell Brewing Company llp Tap Room
(Andwell, Hampshire 2008-Still Brewing)

Art Brew Contract Brewer

The Avon Brewing Company Ltd Closed
(Bristol, Avon 2008-2011)

The Backyard Brewhouse Photo
(Brownhills, West Midlands 2008-Still Brewing)

Bees Brewery Closed
(Walcott, Norfolk 2008-2013)

Bewdley Brewery Ltd Photo
(Bewdley, Worcestershire 2008-Still Brewing)

Birmingham Brewery Ltd Closed
(Nechells, West Midlands 2008-2010)

Blue Monkey Brewing Ltd Photo
(Giltbrook, Nottinghamshire 2008-Still Brewing)

Bollington Brewing Company Ltd
(Bollington, Cheshire 2008-Still Brewing)

The Brass Monkey Brewery Company Limited Closed Photo
(Sowerby Bridge, West Yorkshire 2008-2012)

The Bridgetown Brewery Brewpub Photo
(Totnes, Devon 2008-Still Brewing)

Brough's Brewery Closed
(Wolverhampton, West Midlands 2008-2018)

Buckle Street Brewery Closed
(Honeybourne, Worcestershire 2008-2009)

Calvors Brewery Ltd
(Coddenham, Suffolk 2008-Still Brewing)

Castle Brewery Photo
(Lostwithiel, Cornwall 2008-Still Brewing)

Cathedral Ales Closed
(Lincoln, Lincolnshire 2008-2010)

Cherwell Valley Brewery Ltd Closed
(Middleton Cheney, Northamptonshire 2008-2011)

Dark Horse Brewery Photo
(Rylstone, North Yorkshire 2008-Still Brewing)

Devon Earth Brewery
(Buckfast, Devon 2008-Still Brewing)

Dorking Brewery Photo
(Capel, Surrey 2008-Still Brewing)

East Coast Brewing Company Closed Photo
(Filey, North Yorkshire 2008-2014)

Exit 33 Brewing Ltd Closed
(Sheffield, South Yorkshire 2008-2019)

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

Firebrand Brewing Ltd Tap Room Photo
(Launceston, Cornwall 2008-Still Brewing)

Five Towns Brewery Closed Photo
(Wakefield, West Yorkshire 2008-2022)

The Forge Brewery
(Woolley, Cornwall 2008-Still Brewing)

Forgotten Corner Brewery Closed Photo
(Millbrook, Cornwall 2008-2010)

Freestyle Brewing Brewpub Photo
(Shustoke, Warwickshire 2008-Still Brewing)

Full Moon Brewery Closed Photo
(Henley Down, East Sussex 2008-2014)

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

Great Corby Brewhouse
(Great Corby, Cumbria 2008-Still Brewing)

Great Heck Brewing Company Ltd Closed
(Great Heck, North Yorkshire 2008-2020)

The Halfpenny Brewery Brewing Suspended Brewpub Photo
(Lechlade, Gloucestershire 2008-Brewing Suspended)

Hunter's Brewery Limited Closed
(Ipplepen, Devon 2008-2023)

Lakeland Brewhouse Closed
(Ulverston, Cumbria 2008-2022)

Little Ale Cart Brewing Company Closed
(Sheffield, South Yorkshire 2008-2015)

Luckie Ales Closed
(Leven, Fife 2008-2018)

Lymestone Brewery Ltd Photo
(Stone, Staffordshire 2008-Still Brewing)

Mallinsons Brewing Company
(Huddersfield, West Yorkshire 2008-Still Brewing)

Malt B Brewing Company Closed Brewpub Photo
(Maltby le Marsh, Lincolnshire 2008-2012)

McGivern's Ales Brewpub Photo
(Ruabon, Clwyd 2008-Still Brewing)

The Mill Green Brewery Closed Brewpub Photo
(Mill Green, Suffolk 2008-2016)

Morrissey Fox Closed
(Tickton, East Riding of Yorkshire 2008-2009)

Neepsend Brewery Ltd
(Sheffield, South Yorkshire 2008-Still Brewing)

Norfolk Square Brewery llp Closed Photo
(Stokesby, Norfolk 2008-2015)

The Old Cross Tavern Brewery Brewing Suspended Brewpub Photo
(Hertford, Hertfordshire 2008-Brewing Suspended)

Opa Hay's Brewery
(Aldeby, Norfolk 2008-Still Brewing)

Outstanding Brewing Co Ltd Closed
(Salford, Greater Manchester 2008-2020)

Packfield Brewery Ltd Closed
(Black Notley, Essex 2008-2008)

Penzance Brewing Company Ltd Brewpub Photo
(Crowlas, Cornwall 2008-Still Brewing)

Pipes Beer Small Format
(Cardiff, South Glamorgan 2008-Still Brewing)

Pitstop Brewery Closed Photo
(Grove, Oxfordshire 2008-2010)

Plain Ales Brewery Ltd
(Sutton Veny, Wiltshire 2008-Still Brewing)

Quantock Ales Ltd Tap Room Photo
(Bishops Lydeard, Somerset 2008-Still Brewing)

Quartz Brewing Ltd (Swinfen) Closed
(Swinfen, Staffordshire 2008-2010)

Red Fox Brewery Ltd Closed
(Coggeshall, Essex 2008-2023)

Redscar Brewery Ltd Brewpub Photo
(Redcar, North Yorkshire 2008-Still Brewing)

Richmond Brewing Company Limited Tap Room Photo
(Richmond, North Yorkshire 2008-Still Brewing)

Rowton Brewery Limited
(Rowton, Shropshire 2008-Still Brewing)

Sambrook's Brewery Limited Tap Room Photo
(London, Greater London 2008-Still Brewing)

Sandstone Brewery llp Photo
(Wrexham, Clwyd 2008-Still Brewing)

Shedded Brewery Closed
(Salford, Greater Manchester 2008-2008)

The Ship Inn Brewery Brewpub Photo
(Newton-by-the-Sea, Northumberland 2008-Still Brewing)

Silverstone Brewery
(Syresham, Northamptonshire 2008-Still Brewing)

Sticklegs Brewery Closed
(Great Bromley, Essex 2008-2018)

The Storyteller Brewery Ltd Closed
(Terrington, North Yorkshire 2008-2011)

Weatheroak Hill Brewery Limited Brewpub Photo
(Alvechurch, Worcestershire 2008-Still Brewing)

The Wild Walker Brewing Company Ltd Closed Photo
(Derby, Derbyshire 2008-2009)

The Willoughby Brewing Company Ltd Closed Photo
(Whitbourne, Herefordshire 2008-2010)

Wincle Beer Company Ltd
(Danebridge, Cheshire 2008-Still Brewing)

Wrekin Brewing Company Ltd Closed Photo
(Wellington, Shropshire 2008-2016)

The Yard of Ale Brewing Company Ltd Brewpub Photo
(Ferryhill, County Durham 2008-Still Brewing)

Zerodegrees (Cardiff) Brewpub No Cask Ale Photo
(Cardiff, South Glamorgan 2008-Still Brewing)

Last Updated : 11th October 2023