Shopping For Sweets Leads To £1 Million Win

January 2nd, 2017

Lotto Winner Was Only Looking For Sweets

All Tammie Pickett wanted from the store were some sweets to give to her daughter who was ill.  But while she was there she was drawn to Monopoly Millionaire scratch cards, so she bought two of them.  

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El Gordo Lottery Brings Joy Across Spain

January 1st, 2017

El Gordo Lottery Draw

The El Gordo Lottery in Spain does not give out the largest individual prizes, but still people eagerly await its once a year draw.  This is because it offers the largest total prize on offer – essentially it makes more people happy.  

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Gut Feeling Leads Man To Million Dollar Lotto Win

December 27th, 2016

Hunch Leads Man A To Million Dollars

Benny Bowles says positive thinking helps him win.  But when he visited a Gastonia Quik Trip store to buy lottery tickets it was not positive thinking which helped him but what he calls “gut feeling.”

Bowles usually buys two scratch-off lottery tickets, but while at the store something told him to buy three.  

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Charity Volunteer Wins $4.9 Million 6/49 Lotto Jackpot

December 27th, 2016

A man from Cranbrook volunteered a couple of hours manning a Christmas Kettle for the Salvation Army at the Canadian Tire outlet.  After his shift, he went to the mall and bought a Lotto 6/49 ticket and promptly forgot about it, but not before jokingly telling the clerk that he may make a donation there. 

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This Week’s Top Stories

December 27th, 2016

Lottery Stories Of The Week

A big group of Scots ventilation workers have hit the Lottery for a cool million pounds.  A laundry man is the latest winner of the lottery’s Millionaire Maker draw.

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Lotto Winner Buys 18ft Christmas Tree For New Home

December 27th, 2016

Kevin Jones and  his wife Michelle were in very dire straits early this year.  They had just returned from Spain after losing all they had in a burglary.  

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Doña Manolita Keeps El Gordo Lottery Players Coming Back

December 22nd, 2016

El Gordo is famous for having the biggest prize fund of all lotteries in the whole world – a total of  2.31 billion euros ($2.4 billion) this year!  

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Wales To Launch Its Own Lottery Next Year

December 21st, 2016

Wales is preparing to launch its own lottery next year.

The lottery project will be developed by a Cardiff based non-profit making community interest company called Wil Enterprises.  

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Laundry Man Becomes Latest Lotto Millionaire

December 21st, 2016

Clacton laundryman Iain Cockburn

Clacton laundryman Iain Cockburn had a habit of buying lottery tickets and getting them checked at the same store.  Over time the tellers would either advise him that he’d won nothing or congratulate him for winning a small amount.  

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Scots Ventilation Workers Scoop £1M From EuroMillions

December 20th, 2016

Sixteen Workers Win A Million Pounds

The lottery has spread some Christmas cheer to a sixteen strong Scottish workers syndicate.  The group, who call themselves the MJV syndicate, is composed of workers from MJ Ventilation in Coupar Angus, from where they took their name.

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