The Directory of UK Brewers

Breweries In The Local Government Authority area of West Lancashire

We list 6 breweries in the Local Government Authority area of West Lancashire. Of these, 4 are open breweries, 2 are closed breweries and 0 are otherwise categorised (see footnote).

Breweries in production

Clay Brow Nanobrewery
(Skelmersdale, Lancashire 2018-Still Brewing)

Hop Vine Brewery Brewpub Photo
(Burscough, Lancashire 2010-Still Brewing)

The Parker Brewery
(Banks, Lancashire 2014-Still Brewing)

Problem Child Brewing Brewpub
(Parbold, Lancashire 2013-Still Brewing)

Breweries whose names are used on beer no longer in production

New Fermor Arms Closed Brewpub
(Rufford, Lancashire 1976-1990)

Wellcross Brewing Company Closed
(Upholland, Lancashire 2012-2016)


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 : 26th January 2021