Barnsley couple Paula and Geoff Williamson kept their £1million EuroMillions win a secret from their sons for over five weeks. With one of them on holiday in Australia, they wanted to wait until he was back to tell them both together in person – despite the fact they were living with their other son. Watch the moment they revealed their life-changing win to the stunned pair. VIDEO: UK National Lottery
Nothing was too good for Archie, the Lhasa Apso who now has a replica castle he can call home. PHOTO: Danny Lawson/PA
What do you give a pooch who has everything? How about a touch of royalty?…Read More
Don't be like these 48 Pennsylvania Powerball winners who shared the $107 million jackpot, only getting $2.2 million each.
Everyone gets excited when a major game like the Mega Millions, Powerball, UK National Lottery or Canada's Lotto Max starts heading into the multi-million territory.Read More
Kelsey Zachow won $66 million a Mega Millions lottery jackpot - then went back to work. She was happily told by her boss to leave...wise choice!
There's a growing trend for lottery winners to go back to work.Read More
Ringo started the National Lottery draw evening off by saying "I've got my ticket, and you've got yours." On that dramatic note he went on stage with his group to sing a song that sounded very much like all his others. No matter, it was history - of sorts - in the making for the Lottery. He's a Beatle after all.
These winners bought new figures: Sarah Cockings (centre) from Newcastle won £3million and treated herself and her sisters Emma (left) and Alex to boob jobs costing £4,800 each. Photo: Daily Mail
Most winners say they will get a new house and car, then take a vacation. But sometimes a small number of winners do something completely unexpected.Read More
There’s actually a worse way to fill in your lottery tickets than using fortune cookies.
Among the many basic lottery number mistakes I tell players to stay away from are ticket patterns. These are lines which form a pattern on the coupon, and they really say "I have no idea what I'm doing."Read More
Do you have a lottery winning wishlist? There was even a tv show for it a while back: "National Lottery: Win Your Wish List." BBC
Everyone has their wishlist for when they win the lottery. So when a Redditer asked "Reddit, what do you daydream about when thinking about winning the lottery?" there was a variety of answers. Here's a few of the interesting ones that readers came up with:Read More
It's unusual, and you'd never expect it. UK National Lottery £1.8 million (US$2.25M) winner Sean Lloyd takes us for a tour through parts of his new mansion, but it is what's in his back garden that'll have your jaw drop in astonishment, really.