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November 2016

Brewery Shop Opening Times

By |November 28th, 2016|

Our brewery shop is stocked with a selection of our beers in both bottles and boxes (5l, 10l & 20l). Drop in between the following hours or call us on 01454 269 421 to arrange a collection. Visit our Contact Us page for help getting here.

Mon: 11:00 – 17:00
Tue: 11:00 – 17:00
Wed: 11:00 – 17:00
Thu: […]

Bath Christmas Market

By |November 28th, 2016|

We will be selling a selection of Cotswold Spring ales (and cider) at Bath Christmas Market until the 11th December. Come and visit us at stall 127 (Abbey Green)!

September 2015

World Cup Gold is here!

By |September 1st, 2015|

World Cup Gold is our newest beer, and the first to be conceived at our Tortworth brewhouse. It is a characterful blonde/golden ale brewed to celebrate the launch of the 2015 Rugby World Cup.

August 2015

World Cup Gold

By |August 18th, 2015|

We’re busy crafting a new beer, World Cup Gold, to celebrate the upcoming rugby world cup. It will be a medium-hopped golden ale and should go on sale at the start of September.

Fortunately we were able to find time in the brewing schedule to pose for this team photo.

June 2015

The new plant has arrived!

By |June 26th, 2015|

Our new 30-barrel plant is finally in position at the new Combined Brewers site in Tortworth. The majority of the plant was purchased from Salopian Brewery in Shropshire, whilst the two fermenting vessels were bought new. There is still some assembling and welding left to do before we can start brewing, but things are finally […]

March 2015

Nibley Wins SIBA Gold

By |March 19th, 2015|

We are delighted to announce that Nibley Ale was last night crowned the Best Standard Bitter in the UK at SIBA’s annual BeerX Competition in Sheffield.


By |March 10th, 2015|

Combined Brewers (Severn Vale and Cotswold Spring) are excited to announce that they are in the process of relocating both breweries to new premises. The new brewhouse is situated in Tortworth, South Gloucestershire (just off Junction 14 of the M5). The building, which was formerly used by neighbouring Leyhill Prison as a visitor centre and […]

February 2015

The Sally Wins Pub of the Year

By |February 17th, 2015|

Huge congratulations to Pete and Claire at the Salutation Inn at Ham for winning CAMRA National Pub of the Year 2014.

November 2014

CAMRA Presentations

By |November 14th, 2014|

At this year’s Postlip Hall Beer Festival we were awarded Gold medals for both Severn Sins (Porters & Stouts category) and Nibley Ale (Bitter category). Last night, Steve was at the Salutation in Ham to receive his certificates from CAMRA Gloucestershire chairman Andy Frape.

July 2012

Dynamite IPA

By |July 31st, 2012|

An explosive new ale has been created by two award-winning master brewers to mark the merger of their businesses.

Dynamite IPA is the first collaboration for Nik Milo, from Cotswold Spring, and Steve McDonald, of Severn Vale, both based in Gloucestershire, whose businesses have joined forces to create Combined Brewers Ltd.

Very different from the two distinct […]