Camelot which runs the lottery in the UK, has said they are expecting their year end sales figures to be about £5.7 Billion.
The beats their previous record year of £5.5 Billion from 13 years ago.
Credit crunch, what credit crunch? We’re still buying lottery tickets.
Camelot have said revised Thunderball game has proved really popular when re-launched in May with the new top prize of £500,000. The Millionaires Raffle helped greatly too – particularly the Super Raffles that were run in November and on Christmas Eve last year. These had 35 x £1 Million prizes between them, but being a raffle were guaranteed million pound payouts to 35 ticket holders.