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Scratchcard Win IVF

Married Couple Used Scratchcard Win for IVF!

When Brian Smith and his partner Sarah married in 2013, they just assumed everything else would come naturally, but after trying unsuccessfully for a baby they started to think they would never become parents. Then in 2015, Sarah’s Grandmother won a massive £5,000 on a Monopoly Scratchcard, changing everyone’s lives in unimaginable ways. Grandmother Betty […]

Museum Lottery Entry

Museums and Attractions Trade Entry for Lottery Tickets

We take many of the museums and attractions around the UK for granted but without funding from the Heritage Lottery Fund, many of them would struggle to keep their doors open. The percentage of lottery funding that goes to good causes such as the Heritage Lottery Fund makes a huge difference to these institutions that […]

Shrewsbury Lottery Thief

Shrewsbury Lottery Thief Avoids Jail

An assistant manager who stole lottery tickets and scratch cards amounting to up to £50,000 has avoided jail. Thomas Wilcockson worked as an assistant manager at the News Express shop on Column in Shrewsbury in the UK and while there stole scratchcars and lottery tickets. It’s thought the thefts occurred between February 2014 and July […]

100 Million for Christmas

How Do You Fancy €100,000,000 for Christmas?

You may need a rather large Christmas stocking if you currently have your eye on the EuroMillions jackpot, because as we tip into the month of giving, the EuroMillions jackpot tips €100,000,000! No one has won the EuroMillions jackpot since 3rd November and it’s been growing draw by draw. On Friday night there was a […]

Lotto Shake Up

New Lotto Shake Up Could Appease Angry Players

There’s no doubt that since new Lotto rules came into play on the UK Lotto, punters have not been happy. Player numbers have fallen and payments to Good Causes are sliding, the Lotto is in trouble with players leaving in their droves and Camelot have been frantically trying to decide what to do next. It […]

Second Lottery Win

Londonderry Couple Celebrate Second Lottery Win

Most of us would consider winning the lottery once pretty lucky, but for one lucky couple from Londonderry, lightning has struck twice. Catherine and Ciaran Kidd were lucky enough to scoop £20,000 in the Lotto draw two years ago but now they’ve hit the big time again with a £1,000,000 EuroMillions win! When the couple […]

Daily Express Lotto Takeover

Daily Express Owner Said to be Planning Lotto Takeover

Richard Desmond, billionaire owner of the Daily and Sunday Express is planning to bid for the rights of the National Lottery if the Financial Times is to be believed. Desmond already runs the rival Health Lottery, and several media titles. Martin Ellice, the joint managing director of Demond’s company Northern and Shell is said to […]

Clairvoyant Lottery Win

Psychic Won Lottery After Clairvoyant Predicted Windfall

A psychic who was told by a fellow medium that she would have a big windfall has won £70,000 on the Lotto! Sandra Murrell was told by a fellow clairvoyant that her life would change for the better and she’d be able to leave her job and psychic work. Murrell couldn’t see how this would […]

Lotto Dream House

Lotto Winner Plans to Build Dream House for Wife

Thanks to the roll down rule for the National Lottery in the UK a retired man from East Lothian can now build his wife her dream home. Tommy Barker and his wife Linda matched the second prize in the weekend Lotto draw, but as the jackpot exceeded £22,000,000, it meant if no winner was found […]

Camelot Claim Lines

Camelot Quietly Drop Expensive Claim Lines

Many campaigners have been rallying against the expensive phone numbers in the UK that start 0844. The lines can cost up to £2.60 a minute to call and in a campaign by Guardian Money it was shown that lottery organisers Camelot were one of the worst offenders. Now after an expose by the Guardian, Camelot […]