SPAIN’S annual Christmas lottery draws in a thousands of punters, all in with a chance of picking up a fortune cash prizes. But just why is El Gordo so popular, what does it mean and how does it work? What is El Gordo? Spain's massively popular Christmas lottery hands out 2.3 billion euros across the country. The lottery’s top prize per winning ticket is 400,000 euros (£355,000). Other lotteries have larger individual top prizes but El Gordo, which dates from 1812, is ranked as the world's richest for the total prize money on offer. This year the cash bonanza will dish out 25 million prizes on December 22. Standard tickets cost 20 euros and people traditionally chip in and buy shares in several tickets with friends, family or workmates. It is designed so as many people as possible snag a win or at least break even with cash prizes doled out across the country. Local bars or associations often offer tickets to staff and customers. What does El Gordo mean? El Gordo means … [Read more...] about What is El Gordo, what does it mean and how much can you win in the 2018 Spanish Christmas lottery?
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THE NATIONAL Lottery EuroMillions results are in and it's time to find out who has won a life-changing amount of money. Could tonight's jackpot of £14million see you handing in your notice, sipping champagne on a super yacht or enjoying the beautiful beaches of the Caribbean? You can find out by checking your ticket against Tuesday's numbers below. Good luck! Tuesday's National Lottery EuroMillions winning numbers are: 14, 24, 36, 40, 43 and the Lucky Stars are: 02 and 09. The Millionaire Maker Selection winners are: ZCFM63368 and HCFN56475. Tonight’s National Lottery Thunderball winning numbers are: 03, 08, 10, 11, 22 and the Thunderball is 01. TAKING OFFENCE Dad builds huge fence to protect family from paedo rapist living next door SICK STUNT Whining Grenfell effigy gang claim THEY are in danger - as sixth is arrested BreakingAIR SCARE British Airways plane declares mid-air 'EMERGENCY' above UK on flight to LA FIREWORKS … [Read more...] about National Lottery EuroMillions results: Winning numbers for Tuesday November 6 2018 £14million jackpot
THE winning numbers of America’s biggest ever lottery jackpot have been revealed–with the lucky ticket holder hailing from South Carolina. Last night's Mega Millions lottery draw numbers were 5-28-62-65-70 and mega-ball 5. There were feverish ticket sales this week after Mega Millions revealed the colossal grand prize for yesterday’s draw of £1.2billion ($1.6billion). Lottery officials said that a ticket with the winning numbers for the jackpot was sold in South Carolina, reports the San Francisco Chronicle. It was confirmed by officials in California, however, that no one in the state had bought a ticket containing all six winning numbers. Catherine Doyle-Johnston, a California Lottery spokeswoman, said that the lucky ticket was sold at a Safeway store at 730 Taraval Street in West Portal. And tickets with the five winning numbers were bought from seven other stores in the state. Officials are not sure as yet how much money each will win. US lottery Mega … [Read more...] about Mega Millions results reveal $1.6billion lottery jackpot has a SINGLE winner… as Brits scramble to check their numbers
BRITS can become a bona fide billionaire by scooping America’s biggest ever lottery jackpot – and here's how you will do it. Ticket sales have been going mad this week after Mega Millions revealed the colossal grand prize for tonight’s draw of £1.2billion ($1.6billion) which takes place at 11pm New York time (4am GMT) And it is actually possible for Brits to get their hands on tickets and chance their arm at becoming a billionaire. Physical tickets are only available in US stores – but overseas punters can still buy them from websites like theLotter. The service uses local agents in America to snap up tickets before flogging them to customers from around the world. It charges buyers a transaction fee but takes no commissions from winning tickets. 10 luckiest cities in the UK for US lottery Leicester Newcastle Nottingham Southampton Leeds Belfast London Edinburgh Manchester Birmingham The draw will happen tonight, and if a player hits all six numbers they … [Read more...] about Tens of thousands of Brits sign up for America’s biggest ever Mega Millions £1.2billion lottery jackpot.. so here’s how YOU can get involved tonight
A LUCKY bloke awarded a "Punching Above Your Weight" competition has hit the jackpot again after he won a £1million Lottery scratchcard win. Darren Donaghey, 33, won the coveted prize four years ago while in a relationship with his stunning now-wife Kate, 28. The couple have now become millionaires after picking up the winning Monopoly Classic scratchcard when they popped to their local shop in Newcastle for an emergency pint of milk. They are now planning on giving their three-year-old daughter and six-year-old son, who both have autism, the life they have always dreamed of. Darren said: “Winning the lottery is something which only happens to other people. We still cannot believe this has happened to ordinary people like Kate and myself. “This money will just totally change our lives and the lives of our children too. “We are currently in a two-bedroom house and desperately need more room for the children – now all of our dreams have come true … [Read more...] about Man whose stunning girlfriend scooped him ‘Punching Above Your Weight’ gong now wins £1m scratchcard jackpot