Shipyard Beer launch a competition on 4th April 2019. The prize includes a holiday for two people in the five USA, east coast New England states with a Shipyard Beer brewery experience in Maine. The prize is also complete with the winner’s name being used, by Lee Child in a future Jack Reacher book.

On 4th April the next instalment of Lee Child’s Jack Reacher series Past Tense, will be available in paperback via bookstores across the UK. Past Tense, the title of the thriller novel, sees Jack embark on a road trip across America from Maine as he discovers his father’s eventful past, and he ends up staying in Maine. In celebration of the new Jack Reacher novel, Discover New England and Visit Maine, Penguin and Shipyard Beer have teamed up to offer this fantastic prize as well as many other great prizes.

The lucky winner will also have their name written into a future Jack Reacher novel as well as literally following in Jack Reacher’s footsteps as they travel through the colourful New England states. Take in the sights of Maine, Boston, New Hampshire, Connecticut and Newport Rhode Island as well as enjoying an array of activities along the way including a tour Shipyard Beer’s flagship brewery in Maine, whale watching and city tours.

There’s not just a road trip up for grabs. Other prizes include signed copies of Past Tense and Shipyard Beer samples.

For a chance to win this trip to the Shipyard brewery in Maine, New England tour and your name written into a Jack Reacher book plus hundreds of other great prizes visit The competition will run for six months, ending on 31st October 2019. The trip includes return transatlantic flights from the UK for 2 adults and at least 7 nights’ accommodation. The draw is for 18+ UK citizens. Travel dates may apply. One traveller must be 21+. For full terms & conditions see the competition webpage.

You will also be able to see details of this incredible trip on all Shipyard beers! If you are at the pub lookout for the taps and beer coasters. Competition information will also be on the necks Shipyard Beer bottles.


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