The Directory of UK Brewers

Breweries Opened In 1988

The following is a list of the 11 breweries listed on this site that opened in 1988 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

Axminster Brewery Closed
(Fordwater, Devon 1988-1989)

British Oak Brewery Closed Brewpub
(Dudley, West Midlands 1988-1997)

Daleside Brewery Ltd Photo
(Harrogate, North Yorkshire 1988-Still Brewing)

Flamingo & Firkin (Derby) Closed Brewpub
(Derby, Derbyshire 1988-1999)

Forbes Brewery Closed
(Oulton Broad, Suffolk 1988-1993)

Orkney Brewery Taproom
(Quoyloo, Orkney 1988-Still Brewing)

Premier Ales Closed
(Stourbridge, West Midlands 1988-1991)

Sarah Hughes Brewery Brewpub Photo
(Dudley, West Midlands 1988-Still Brewing)

Scott's Brewery Co Closed Brewpub Photo
(Lowestoft, Suffolk 1988-1999)

Wem Brewing Company Ltd Closed
(Wem, Shropshire 1988-2010)

Whitby's Own Brewery Closed Photo
(Whitby, North Yorkshire 1988-1997)

Last Updated : 2nd July 2021