The Directory of UK Brewers

Breweries Opened In 1979

The following is a list of the 9 breweries listed on this site that opened in 1979 that are listed on the site. Please note that this is not a complete list of all breweries ever in existance, just the ones on this site and is nowhere near complete before the mid-1980's. Additional historical information is being added as time allows. While we have tried to ensure the information below is correct, if you believe that something is incorrect please contact us

Archers The Brewers Ltd Closed Photo
(Swindon, Wiltshire 1979-2009)

Bothwell Brewery Closed
(Hamilton, Lanarkshire 1979-1982)

Brecon Brewery Closed Brewpub
(Brecon, Powys 1979-1982)

Budwesier Brewing UK (Magor) No Cask Ale
(Wilcrick, Gwent 1979-Still Brewing)

Cotleigh Brewery Limited Closed
(Wiveliscombe, Somerset 1979-2021)

The Firkin Brewery Closed Brewery Group

Goose & Firkin Closed Brewpub
(London, Greater London 1979-1995)

Saxon Cross Brewery Closed
(Harpur Hill, Derbyshire 1979-1987)

Woody Woodward's Brewery Closed Brewpub
(Stottesdon, Shropshire 1979-1999)

Last Updated : 11th June 2022