The £16.9Million Lotto jackpot has been claimed
The lucky winner of the Lotto jackpot from the draw on Saturday 9th September 2017 has now come forward to claim the prize.
The ticket-holder is now among the biggest Lotto jackpot winners ever. The total won is an eye-watering £16,976,182.
The prize will be paid out at ticket validation appointment. The ticket-holder will then decide whether or not to go public and share their news. There will be no information on whether the ticket-holder is an individual or syndicate, or where the ticket was purchased unless the ticket-holder decides to go public.
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A winning year
It’s been a great year for Lotto players. As well as a guaranteed millionaire being made in every single draw, 19 ticket-holders have now won a share of the jackpot prize. Just last month (August) a single ticket-holder banked £14.4Million.
Earlier this year a ferry worker James Couper from Inverclyde won a Lotto jackpot – read his story.
Also good friends Lolly and Polly from Tyne and Wear won a whopping £15.3Million and immediately planned a first class trip to Vegas to celebrate.
13th September 2017
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