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National Lottery Hijacked

Trolls Hijack National Lottery Twitter Campaign

A Twitter campaign for the National Lottery has been hijacked by trolls, using the platform to share ‘sick’ messages via the lottery organisers’ page. The lottery invests huge amounts of cash into sports in the UK and this campaign was designed to celebrate the achievements of British athletes. A series of pictures of athletes was […]

British EuroMillions Winner

British EuroMillions Winner Finally Steps Forward

The winner of the big EuroMillions rollover from 28th July EuroMillions jackpot has finally come forward after several appeals for the winner. The final draw of July boasted a rollover jackpot worth a massive £51,000,000 after rolling for several draws. Hours after the draw, Camelot announced that the winning EuroMillions ticket was sold in the […]

June EuroMillions Unclaimed

June EuroMillions Winners Still to Claim

Despite being half way through July and well into the summer now, the National Lottery is sitting on two unclaimed EuroMillions prizes from June and are urging the winners to come forward. Both prizes are from the UK Millionaire Maker draw, making them worth £1,000,000 a piece, yet despite more than a month passing, neither […]

EuroMillions Winners Robbed

EuroMillions Winners Held by Masked Robbers

A UK lottery winner has been through a terrifying experience after masked robbers broke into his home. EuroMillions winner Neil Trotter and his partner Nicky Ottaway have spoken of their horror after masked raiders attempted to break into their £5,000,000 mansion. The couple scooped £107,932,603, becoming the UK’s fourth biggest EuroMillions winners back in March […]

Lottery Fund Church

First Payment from Lottery Fund for Ancient Church

Many old buildings in the UK are forced to vie for lottery funding each year in the hope of attaining renovations, and this year a 900-year old church in Leicester is in the spotlight as it receives its first chunk of lottery funding. St Mary de Castro, on Castle street in Leicester, the oldest part […]

British EuroMillions Winner

British Winner of EuroMillions Event Jackpot

It’s been an exciting few weeks for EuroMillions players, after weeks of chasing an ever-growing EuroMillion rollover, organisers announced an event draw making Friday’s EuroMillions worth a guaranteed €100,000,000! Sometimes these Event Draws roll over and we can see some monster jackpots but not this time as a single ticket holder matched all the winning […]

Camelot Review Lottery

Camelot Announces Review of Lottery Draws

Just a couple of weeks ago we brought you the news that Camelot, UK Lotto and EuroMillions organisers, had reported a fall in profits and a fall to Good Causes and now the lottery company has announced an overview of the way the draws are run, which could mean changes for players. Declining sales have […]

Lottery Prize Expires

£1,000,000 Lottery Prize Expires This Week

A EuroMillions prize worth £1,000,000 will expire this week and go to the Good Causes fund if the winner cannot be found. The player has until close of day on 25th June to claim the prize, outstanding for the last 6 months or the entire prize and any interest accrued will be given to charity. […]

Lottery Chat Up

Married Lottery Winner Used “Google Me” Chat up Line

A married lottery winner is the latest victim of what the media call ‘the EuroMillions curse’ after splitting with his wife. Gareth Bull and his wife Catherine won £41,000,000 on the EuroMillions back in 2012 but it’s thought the couple are now separated after Mr Bull’s philandering with mum of four Donna Desporte. It’s said […]

Lottery Winner Jail

Lotto Winner Imprisoned After Claiming Pension Credits

Patrick Ronan became one of the lucky ones when he scooped a Lotto win worth £1,900,000, but despite the bulging bank account the pensioner continued to claim pension credits, to the tune of almost £80,000. Earlier this year we brought you the news that this crime had come to light and now the pensioner has […]