Nestled on the banks of the River Allen on the edge of the rugged North Pennines, often described as England's Last Wilderness.
The brewery is based in a former lead smelting mill, once the industrial hub of the area.
We began brewing in 2006 with a focus on producing quality cask ales. You can now find our beers across the country in cask, keg bottle and can.
Update: 11/11/20 Our shop is open and we'd love to see you if you're already out and about, don't come specially though as we do have our online shop too. We are following social distancing guidelines and requesting adult visitors without a medical excemption to wear face coverings. If you do not have one or would prefer not to, we are happy to serve you outside from the shop door. If there is someone already in the shop please could you wait as it's a small space.Read more