Pensioners Win £1.1 Million Jackpot

September 10th, 2013   ·   Add Your Comment Now...

James and Catherine Paterson, of Alloa in Clackmannanshire, were happy to think their lottery ticket had matched five of the numbers drawn, which would have paid them a £986 prize.  When their son re-checked their ticket, he found that they had not won £986 after all; their ticket had managed match all numbers drawn and is worth £1,138,746.

The happy couple, who are both pensioners, still find it hard to believe they are now millionaires.  They want to have a bit of time to plan how they will use all that money, but realize it will be a tremendous help to them, especially as both have to contend with health issues.

They have, however, hinted that a trip to Seychelles may be in order, as well as considering a new house.  This early, their three sons and eight grandchildren are busy making up their Christmas lists.  Top of the list for their sons are new cars.

Read more in http://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/breakingnews/offbeat/lottery-win-turns-out-to-be-11m-29557994.html

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