Groups & friends

Brixton Beer Co
Location: Brixton and South London
Lead: Ann Bodkin
Twitter: @BrixtonBeerCo
Facebook: Brixton Beer Company
Beer & Brewery:  Livin’ – green hop saision by Affinity Brew Co (2022); Union – Lambeth Pale by Friendship Adventure Brewery (2021 – 2022); Leap! Green Hop Pale Ale by Canopy Beer Co (2016 – 2020); Prima Donna Pale Ale by A Head in a Hat Brewery (founding Grow Beer brewer 2011-15)

Palace Pint (Crystal Palace)
Location: Crystal Palace and South East London
Lead: Vernon Wallis (past leads Karolina Walicka and David Rothon)
Twitter: @ThePalacePint
Facebook: The Palace Pint
Brewery: Bullfinch Brewery, West Norwood; Southey Brewery, Penge (2021-2022); Ignition Brewery (2019); Late Knights Brewery (2014-2018)

Cardiff Hops
Location: Cardiff and South-East Wales
Lead: Simon Doherty, Rhodri Malin and Sam Holt
Twitter: @CFHops
Facebook: Cardiff Hops
Beer & Brewery: Taff Temptress by Pipes Brewery

Walthamstow Beer
Location: Walthamstow, London
Lead: Sean Reed (past leads Sarah Payne, Caroline Houltom)
Twitter: @WalthamstowBeer
Facebook: Walthamstow Beer
Beer & Brewery: Walthamstow Beer Project Green Hopped Ale by East London Brewing Company

Leeds Co-Hoperative
Location: Leeds
Lead: Sharon Scarmazzo (past lead Alan Slater)
Twitter: @leedshops
Facebook: Leeds Hop Growers
Beer & Brewery: Vespers – Green Hopped golden ale by Our Beers | Kirkstall Brewery (2022); Gee Gee Pale Ale by Nomadic Beers (2016 – 2021)

Deal Hop Farm
Location: Deal, Kent
Lead: Stephen Wakeford
Twitter: @DealHopFarm
Facebook: Deal Hop Farm
Beers & Brewery:  Green Hop Pale Ale, Lager, Winter Mild, VE Day Pale Ale, ESB, Pale Ale, Stout, Bitter, Porter and Session IPA by Time & Tide Brewing; Black IPA by Ripple Steam Brewery Ltd.
Hop Drying: Redsells : Gushmere Court Farm, Selling

Hythe Hops
Location: Hythe, Kent
Lead: George Kirby, David Poore
Twitter: @HopFuzz
Facebook: Hythe Hops
Beers & Brewery: Hopbuzz by Hop Fuzz Brewery; Hythe Bay, Doodle Juice, Dark Matter & Red Green Hop Ale by Docker Brewery Docker Brew Co Ltd (; Hythe Green by Range Ales Brewery (2020); Hop Drying : Hukins Hops

Manchester Hop Project
Location: Manchester
Lead: Stephen Dunkley
Brewery: Temperance Street Brewery / Beer Nouveau Brewery
Twitter: @MCRHopProject
Facebook: Manchester Hop Project

Liverpool Beer Growers
Location: Liverpool
Lead: Kim Eakin
Facebook: Liverpool Beer Growers
Beer & Brewery: Green Hop Pale Ale by Handyman Pub

East Bristol Hops
Location: Bristol
Lead: Rahima Fitzwilliam
Twitter: @EastBristolHops
Facebook: East Bristol Hops
Beer & Brewery: Easton Promise by Dawkins Ales

Gloucestershire Grow Beer
Location: Gloucestershire
Lead: Tom Wood
Twitter: @GlosGrowBeer
Facebook: Gloucestershire Grow Beer Growers
Brewery: Gloucester Brewery

Hop Along Thanet
Location: Broadstairs
Lead: Chris Morrissey
Facebook: Hop Along Thanet
Beer and Brewery: Hop Along Green Ale by North Down Brewery, Margate

Saint Omer Houblonniere Solidaire Audomaroise
Location: Saint Omer, Pays de Calais, France
(Deal’s twin town)
Facebook: Houblonniere Solidaire Audomaroise

Harrogate Hop Growers
Location: Harrogate, Yorkshire
Lead: Rachel Auty
Blog: Let’s beer it for the girls
Beer and Brewery: Crowd Sauce by Harrogate Brewing Co

Belsize Beer / Kentish Keg
Location: Belsize Park and Kentish Town, London
Leads: Debbie Bourne, Ali Stephens, Paul Mackay, Julietta Cochrane, Tom Allen
Facebook: Transition Tipple
Brewery: The Bull, Highgate

Reading Grow Beer
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Lead: Jerry Pringle / Beth Scott
Website: Reading Grow Beer

Hackney Hop Grow
Location: Hackney, London
Lead: Isobel Hankart
Brewery: Hackney Brewery

Bournemouth Beer Hoppers
Location: Bournemouth, Dorset
Brewery: Eight Arch Brewery

Stroud Hop Club
Location: Stroud, Gloucestershire
Brewery: Stroud Brewery

Totnes Hop Club
Location: Totnes, Devon
Brewery: New Lion Brewery