A farm shop owner from Newry, County Down,decided to check his tickets on hearing that he decided to check his tickets. To his pleasant surprise, one of those tickets won a £1.7 million jackpot. He realized that the Nov. 29th draw had made him a millionaire. But just to be sure, he asked his brother to double-check the numbers, which turned out to be correct.
Despite the win Simon Savage will keep his shop open during the holidays so as not to let down his loyal customers. But after the Christmas period he plans to go on his own holiday. He also want to find a cure for his impaired hearing.
Read more in http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-northern-ireland-30600049