A big THANK YOU to everyone that entered the Berthon Christmas Quiz, this year, sorry to anyone that didn’t win a prize, there will always be next year!
Here are the answers –
Question 1 – When was Berthon Boat Co Ltd founded? – 1877.
Question 2 – How many berths does Lymington Marina have today? – 280.
Questions 4 – Other than the collapsible lifeboat, what else is the Rev E.L. Berthon credited with inventing? – The screw propeller.
The lucky winners have been selected and contacted, prizes in are in the post.
Mr Mitchell, Mr Goodchild, Mr Bateman, Mr Francis, Mr Phillips, Mrs Russell, Mr Thomas, Mr Diaz, Mrs Pawson, Mr Williams, Mr Readings, Mr Heald, Miss Schwausch and Mr Holness.
The Berthon Christmas Quiz is now closed for this year – check back in December.
Welcome to the Berthon Christmas quiz, by answering 4 simple questions you could be in with a chance of winning one of our special prizes. Answers to all these questions can easily be found on the Berthon website, so get searching and answer the questions below. First name drawn will select the prize they want, and so on, until all the prizes are gone!
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Entries closed on Thursday 7th Jan 2016
Prize 1: Lift and Scrub
Berthon will lift and scrub your yacht at our yard in Lymington for free! We will also complete a courtesy visual check of your yacht. Max lift load is 75 tonnes.
Prize 2: Case of Champagne
2 X Winners of 6 bottles of Mumm Champagne – The official Champagne of Cowes Week – perfect for that dinner party or Tuesday evening TV dinner, whatever takes your fancy!
Prize 3: Case of Chardonnay
2 X Winners of a case of Louis Latour Saint Veran Les Deux Moulins, this chardonnay from the Burgundy region and is a favourite tipple of the Managing Director.
Prize 4: Berthon Yard Tour
Take a tour of our impressive facilities with our Managing Director explaining the diverse company that Berthon is and walking you through the history of Berthon and our historic site in Lymington.
Prize 5: Henri Lloyd T-Shirts
Henri Lloyd have kindly donated some Ben Ainslie Racing crew T-Shirts as additional prizes.
Prize 6: Harken Bobblehat
A proper ‘money can’t buy’ prize here – a Harken Bobble Hat in true ‘Where’s Wally’ style.
Prize 7: Magazine Subscription
5 x 12 month subscription to one of the Time Inc family of sailing magazines of your choice – Yachting World, Yachting Monthly, Motor Boat & Yachting or Practical Boat Owner.
More prizes to be added in the following days…
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