The Directory of UK Brewers

Breweries In The Local Government Authority area of Derby

We list 18 breweries in the Local Government Authority area of Derby. Of these, 12 are open breweries, 6 are closed breweries and 0 are otherwise categorised (see footnote).

Breweries in production

Brunswick Brewing Company Brewpub Photo
(Derby, Derbyshire 1991-Still Brewing)

Dancing Duck Beer Ltd Photo
(Derby, Derbyshire 2010-Still Brewing)

Derby Brewing Co Ltd Photo
(Derby, Derbyshire 2004-Still Brewing)

Derventio Brewery Ltd
(Darley Abbey, Derbyshire 2006-Still Brewing)

Falstaff Brewery Brewpub Photo
(Derby, Derbyshire 1999-Still Brewing)

Furnace Brewery Brewpub
(Derby, Derbyshire 2017-Still Brewing)

Hartshorns Brewery Photo
(Derby, Derbyshire 2012-Still Brewing)

Littleover Brewery Limited
(Derby, Derbyshire 2015-Still Brewing)

Mr Grundy's Brewery Brewpub Photo
(Derby, Derbyshire 2010-Still Brewing)

RBA Brewery Photo
(Oakwood, Derbyshire 2020-Still Brewing)

Rowditch Inn Brewery Brewpub Photo
(Derby, Derbyshire 2010-Still Brewing)

Shiny Brewing Co Tap Room
(Little Eaton, Derbyshire 2012-Still Brewing)

Breweries whose names are used on beer no longer in production

Danelaw Brewery Ltd Closed
(Chellaston, Derbyshire 2005-2006)

Flamingo & Firkin (Derby) Closed Brewpub
(Derby, Derbyshire 1988-1999)

Frontier Brewing Company Limited Closed Brewpub
(Derby, Derbyshire 2014-2016)

The Headless Brewing Company Ltd Closed Brewpub Photo
(Derby, Derbyshire 2007-2010)

Wentwell Brewery Closed
(Derby, Derbyshire 2011-2016)

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


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.

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Last Updated : 12th July 2020