RSSAll Entries in the "EuroMillions Winner’s Stories" Category

EuroMillions £1 million raffle winner needs to come forward says Camelot

A £1 million raffle ticket bought in Neath Port Talbot, Wales will need to be claimed before Sunday or it will be given to good causes according to lottery organisers Camelot. The ticket, which was purchased in Aberafan Shopping Centre in December, won with the lucky raffle number DXD401009. The EuroMillions Raffle is selected at […]

Rollover Euromillions lottery could produce third biggest winner so far

The draw for tonight’s Euromillions will be an estimated £122 million, according to organiser Camelot.If someone was to win with a single ticket then they would be the third biggest National Lottery jackpot winner so far. The win would make them twice as rich as Take That star Gary Barlow’s, who has an estimated fortune […]

Brit wins £81 million Euromillions jackpot, but remains anonymous

A mystery British player of the EuroMillions lottery is now four times wealthier than singer Adele and has lept into joint 908th richest person in the UK after a staggering £81 million win. The winner, who wishes to remain anonymous, has gone in to sixth place on the National Lottery Rich List, with half the fortune of Colin and Chris Weir, the UK’s biggest Euromillion winners […]

£64m Euromillions prize not claimed!

What you don’t know about you don’t care about, right? According to a BBC News article in December 2012, the winner of a £63,800,000 Euromillions prize failed to come forward before the deadline, ensuring that the prizemoney was donated to charity. The winner matched the 5 numbers in the Euromillions draw on the 8th June: 5, […]

French EuroMillions site hacked

Religious hackers deface Euromillions site and condemn gambling La Francaise des Jeux’s (FDJ) Euromillions.fr website was hacked this past weekend by a group calling themselves the “Moroccanghosts”. The homepage of the website was replaced by an excerpt in Arabic and French from the Koran which condemns gambling, calling “games of chance and alcohol the works […]

Brian Caswell sat in garden

“It will never change me” insists EuroMillions winner after £25m jackpot

Brian Caswell, 74, won the EuroMillions in June 2009 when his numbers came up to see him win one half of the jackpot and secure £25 million. Brian, from Bolton in Greater Manchester, was a retired export manager when he won the multi-million pound jackpot. He became reputed for his insistence that he would not […]

Adrian and Gillian Bayford

£148 million EuroMillions win for couple from Haverhill

Adrian, 41, and Gillian Bayford, 40, became the second largest UK winners of the EuroMillions jackpot when they won an incredible £148 million on Friday 10th August, 2012. The lucky couple from Haverhill in Suffolk, who have a six year old daughter called Aimee and a four year old son called Cameron, were unveiled to […]

Camelot resorts to billboard ads in a bid to flush out £63m EuroMillions winner

Camelot resorts to billboard ads in a bid to flush out £63m EuroMillions winner

One winning EuroMillions ticket worth £63.8 million astonishingly remained unclaimed for weeks after the draw. The successful ticket was purchased at a shop in the Stevenage and Hitchin area of Hertfordshire. Despite a frenzied campaign by Camelot to hunt down the winner, there was no individual that came forward to claim the multi-million pound life-changing […]

BT call centre worker

Redundancy worries over, as BT syndicate pocket £5.5m each on EuroMillions

One of the most noteworthy EuroMillions wins over recent years was that of the Liverpool BT call centre syndicate that won a half of the £91 million jackpot in November, 2009. Each member of the syndicate won £5.5 million each when their ticket matched all winning numbers and 2 lucky stars for the draw made […]

Dolores Mcnamara

Family past leaves Irish cleaning lady wishing she had never won £77m EuroMillions

Irish cleaning lady Dolores McNamara might be the personification of what every EuroMillions player craves to achieve having won £77 million when she played the lottery back on 29th July, 2005 but she regrets the win. McNamara has truly experienced the nightmare side of such a massive lottery win. As many believe that winning the […]