Irish Lottery Winners Net €4.7m

April 22nd, 2011

The mystery couple bought their ticket in Nenagh, County Tipperary, at Cleary’s Garage on the Limerick Road.

But Cleary’s were not telling who the mystery couple are, other than to say they were from the Mid West of Ireland.

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Jackpot Win Saves Ticket Seller From Closure

April 22nd, 2011

It’s not often you hear about the hard working store owners that we buy our tickets from.

You know, the folks who work 12 hour days selling us everything from newspapers to chocolate bars.

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Geordie Cleaning Ladies Win £4,091,609

April 21st, 2011

An all girl syndicate of 16 cleaners from Egglescliffe Comprehensive in County Durham shared the UK Lotto jackpot on Saturday.

The jackpot had rolled over to a massive £16,366,436.

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UK Lotto Syndicate Win £4 Million With A Lucky Dip

April 20th, 2011

There was extra singing in the Rhondda Valley this Saturday, to the tune of £4,091,609.

A syndicate of rugby loving fans from the Rhondda Valley in South Wales just hit the UK Lotto jackpot, with a £1 lucky dip ticket.

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Kids Squabble When Father Dies Day After Jackpot Win

April 20th, 2011

Lajos Szanto won $1,818,181.82 on the Australian lottery. But sadly died the very next day.

Unfortunately the four children he leaves behind are now fighting in court over who gets the cash.

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Man Buys 10 Identical Lottery Tickets – And Wins!

April 20th, 2011

Now normally this would seem a pretty daft thing to do, but a car salesman in Woodbridge, Virginia would strongly disagree.

The unnamed man, who worked at the ‘Lustine Chrysler Jeep Dodge’ dealership in Woodbridge, bought 10 tickets for the Virginia Cash 5 game.

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Maxmillions Makes Multiple Millionaires

April 18th, 2011

Friday night just saw the creation of a whole bunch of new millionaires with the Canada Lotto Max draw.

The jackpot had reached $90 Million, which under the MaxMillions rules means a maximum jackpot of $50 Million for the main draw.

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Big Apple Gets The Big Bucks

April 18th, 2011

Friday nights Mega Millions was won again, with the jackpot going to a ticket bought in New York.

All 5 numbers plus the Mega number were matched.

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Scratch Card Spoils Turkey Dinner

April 14th, 2011

It was a typical Sunday turkey family dinner.

Most of the family were in the kitchen finishing up the cooking. The two cousins however were sat at the dining table passing the time with a couple of scratch off lottery tickets one of them had bought.

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Washington’s Latest Lottery Millionaire

April 14th, 2011

Jim paced up and down while his wife Deborah Harden checked the numbers yet again.

She’d already checked them twice, and had got Jim out of bed while she triple checked.

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