EuroMillions lottery: UK winner picks up £171m jackpot

  • 📰 GuardianAus
  • ⏱ Reading Time:
  • 24 sec. here
  • 2 min. at publisher
  • 📊 Quality Score:
  • News: 13%
  • Publisher: 98%

Australia Headlines News

Australia Latest News,Australia Headlines

Ticket holder comes forward to become UK’s third biggest lottery winner of all time

This is the sixth EuroMillions jackpot won in the UK this year.A ticket holder has come forward to claim the £171m jackpot from Friday’s EuroMillions draw, operator Camelot has said.

Andy Carter, a senior winners’ adviser at Camelot, said: “What an amazing year for UK EuroMillions players. We are delighted to have received a claim for the third biggest ever win and look forward to supporting the ticket holder and helping them to start to enjoy their truly life-changing win.” This is the sixth EuroMillions jackpot won in the UK this year. The biggest win was £195m on 19 July, and was claimed a day later. The winner chose to remain anonymous.

 

Thank you for your comment. Your comment will be published after being reviewed.
Please try again later.

171 million pounds!!! FFS ... that's just an obscene number there really should be a cap on these things

We have summarized this news so that you can read it quickly. If you are interested in the news, you can read the full text here. Read more:

 /  🏆 1. in AU

Australia Latest News, Australia Headlines

Similar News:You can also read news stories similar to this one that we have collected from other news sources.

Call declined: Why Gen Z won’t pick up the phoneWhere people under 26 are concerned, phone calls are fast becoming a relic of the past, a rare practice relegated to Boomers and bosses. | Nell Geraets geoffrey_payne Thankfully you can automatically block all unknown numbers immediately now on iPhone 👏🏼 Progress hey With scam calls outnumbering real calls these days, many people do this. If you don't leave a message, I assume marketing cold call or scam. How is this possible Telstra? Do scammers not pay flagfall? Can they not be traced, and spoofing stopped?
Source: theage - 🏆 8. / 77 Read more »

Transurban picks Tutor Perini for Maryland project after 2-year delayTransurban’s plan to develop a $5 billion toll road in the US state of Maryland has inched forward after it finally found a construction company to build it but the project has more hurdles to overcome before getting underway.
Source: FinancialReview - 🏆 2. / 90 Read more »

Gazing into the crystal ball to find the winner and Norm Smith medallistThe AFL season-decider is here. Most of our pundits are tipping Geelong, with tips for best-on-ground honours ranging from Jeremy Cameron to Isaac Smith to Mitch Duncan. | agerealfooty
Source: theage - 🏆 8. / 77 Read more »

AFL grand final 2022 LIVE updates: Geelong Cats, Sydney Swans face off to decide premiership winnerThe AFL grand final is back at the MCG and Geelong and Sydney will battle it out for the 2022 premiership. Follow throughout the day for all the news and colour from around the country, match updates and all the post-match news and reaction.
Source: smh - 🏆 6. / 80 Read more »