National Lottery

This Couple Could Not Have Been Any More Chilled About Winning £32.5m

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 23.02.2016 | UK

The £33 million Lotto jackpot won a person in Worcester was plunged into drama earlier this year - with one woman claiming to have put the winning ti...

National Lottery Gran Susanne Hinte Vows To 'Never Buy A Ticket Again'

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 31.01.2016 | UK

The grandmother who claimed she put a lottery ticket worth £33 million through the wash has said she felt suicidal and will never play again after lo...

Lotto Gran Could Be In Trouble With The Law Over 'Damaged Ticket' Claim

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 29.01.2016 | UK

The grandmother who claimed she accidentally washed a £33 million Lotto jackpot winning ticket could face legal action after it was revealed she was ...

Camelot Confirm Winner Of £33 Million Lotto Jackpot

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 28.01.2016 | UK

Camelot on Thursday announced it had received a "valid claim" on the £33 million Lotto jackpot winning ticket bought in Worcester. The winner, Cam...

A Lotto People Claim £33 Million Jackpot As Sun Questions 'Washed Ticket' Gran

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 26.01.2016 | UK

Lottery bosses searching for the winner of a £33 million jackpot have revealed they have received hundreds of claims of damaged, lost or stolen tic...

Forget 'Lotto Gran' And Keep Searching For Missing £33m, Camelot Pleads

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 26.01.2016 | UK

UPDATE: Hundred claim jackpot as 'The Sun' questions 'washed ticket' gran. Mystery over the missing £33 million National Lottery jackpot ticket de...

5 Terrifying Lottery Fails Giving Worcester Motivation To Find Missing Jackpot

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 22.01.2016 | UK

National Lottery players in Worcester are turning homes and offices upside down in search of the elusive £33 million jackpot. Camelot, the firm be...

Lotto Players In This English City Told To Check Tickets For Unclaimed £33m

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 21.01.2016 | UK

Lottery players in Worcester are being advised to turn out their pockets and check behind their sofas after it was revealed the as-yet-unclaimed £33 ...

Someone In Britain Has Won £33m.. But Doesn't Know It Yet

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 19.01.2016 | UK

The winner of the remaining £33 million half of the UK's biggest-ever Lotto jackpot has still not come forward, well over a week after the headline-g...

People Are So Keen To Play Tonight's Lotto, They Crashed The National Lottery Site

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 09.01.2016 | UK

We could all use a couple of extra millions - and Saturday night might be your best chance ever of winning them. The Lotto's biggest prize - £57.8...

Dale's TV Return Sparks Concern From Worried Viewers

The Huffington Post UK | Matt Bagwell | Posted 27.04.2015 | UK Entertainment

Dale Winton was back on hosting duties on ‘The National Lottery: In It To Win It’ on Saturday night, but his return to the BBC show had many viewe...

A Lottery for London?

Ivan Massow | Posted 12.05.2015 | UK Politics
Ivan Massow

I'm an entrepreneur and raising more money to make London better for Londoners is a walk in the park - it doesn't have to cost us anything and we don't need to introduce punitive taxes. Londoners want to help amazing organisations such as its Air Ambulance and Whizz-Kidz, their incredible work affects us all either directly now or by being there should we need them.

How to Solve 'the NHS Problem', Part Four

Hugh Salmon | Posted 16.02.2015 | UK Politics
Hugh Salmon

There is still time for all the parties to invest in original thinking and creative advice at a more upstream level. But not much.

The Real National Lottery Winners

Jennie Price | Posted 19.01.2015 | UK
Jennie Price

For two decades money raised by National Lottery players has been re-invested in local communities and national projects to the tune of an eye-watering £32billion. Anyone who has ever bought a National Lottery ticket has helped to combat homelessness, tackle the stigma of mental health illness, inspired filmmakers, kept museums open and parks appealing.

Ending the Revolving Door of Care for Society's Unwanted

Dharmendra Kanani | Posted 13.04.2014 | UK
Dharmendra Kanani

Abbie's ending is a happy one but it shouldn't all be down to circumstance and luck. Through these 12 partnerships and the learning they generate, we hope to permanently change the odds in favour of the thousands of other people across the country who desperately need our help.

POLL: Will You Buy A £2 Lottery Ticket?

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 03.10.2013 | UK

Camelot bosses have defended the decision to double the price of a national lottery ticket to £2. The increase in the cost of a ticket is a respon...

One Ticketholder Wins Lotto Jackpot

PA | Posted 07.11.2013 | UK

One ticketholder won last night's Lotto jackpot of £3.6 million, Camelot said. The winning numbers were 12, 11, 42, 01, 13, 35 and the bonus numbe...

Hard-Up Lotto Winner Feared Claim Call Cost

PA | Posted 24.07.2013 | UK

A hard-up mother-of-two has admitted she is so money-conscious that she had concerns about phoning the hotline to claim her £5.8 million lottery win....

If We Ruled the World...

James Christie | Posted 20.09.2013 | UK Lifestyle
James Christie

According to the Daily Mail Callie Rogers, Britain's youngest lottery winner, is broke but happy. I've been broke. I was not happy.

Eight Share £2.2 Million Lottery Jackpot

PA | Posted 13.01.2013 | UK

Eight winners of the Lotto jackpot shared a £2.2 million prize, Camelot said. The winning numbers were 03, 11, 27, 24, 12 and 07 and the bonus num...

Man Celebrates Boxing Day Birthday.. With Millionaire Raffle Win

PA | Posted 02.03.2013 | UK

A music lover celebrating his Boxing Day birthday received an extra special present when he discovered he had become a millionaire in a Christmas lott...

£7.1m Lottery Win Shared By Two

PA | Posted 09.12.2012 | UK

Two winners scooped Saturday's Lotto jackpot of £7.1 million, Camelot said. The winning numbers were 29, 33, 35, 45, 36 and 48 and the bonus numbe...

Mystery Lottery Player Misses Out On £64m Jackpot

PA | Posted 04.02.2013 | UK

A mystery lottery player has lost out on a £64 million fortune after the deadline for them to claim the life-changing prize expired. The unlucky i...

Clock Ticking On £64m Lottery Prize

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.12.2012 | UK

It could be a very happy Christmas for one mystery lottery winner, but time is running out for the potential multimillionaire, as there's less than 24...

Celebrating 18 Years of National Lottery Good Causes in Our Communities

Peter Wanless | Posted 18.01.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Peter Wanless

We should celebrate the incredible achievements of people who are not afraid to step up and try something new. People who notice something lacking in their area and instead of grumbling about it, roll up their sleeves and do something proactive.