Many lottery draws make many winners, and many winners make plenty of lottery news, which is what we aim to bring you on these pages. There is hardly a week goes by without a news story about a big winner, good causes and unclaimed prizes and you can catch up on all the big stories here on our news pages. It is little wonder there’s so much news, with so many different lottery games being played each week. From the flagship Lotto and big Euro Millions draw to the smaller side draws like Lotto Plus 5 and Thunderball, there is news breaking every day and you can catch up with it all here.
Here you can keep track of all the upcoming rollovers and big draws and you can make sure you know what’s happening in the next few draws so you don’t miss any impressive jackpots. There’s also news about unclaimed prizes to keep track of too and we’ll often bring you reminders of prizes about to expire and winners who have not come forward to claim. When new games are launched and if the rules of any lottery change, we’ll bring you all of the details.
One of the things that make UK lotteries so special is the way the Good Causes Funds work. However, often players miss out on news and information about where their money goes and how it is donated. That’s why we aim to also bring you all the latest news covering deserving recipients in the charity field too, and the worthy projects funded by you, the lottery player.
Saturday 14th July 2012 saw the last draw for the Health Lottery with the current prize structure, from Saturday 21st July the prizes for matching three or four numbers will be substantially lower than we have previously seen for this lottery game. A recent hearing in the High Court following an application by Camelot for a judicial review of the Gambling Commission’s refusal to conduct a wholesale review of the Health Lottery heard Thomas Sharpe QC state that “it is fair to say the project is still running at a weekly loss”.
Another Saturday night and another three UK lottery draws have taken place, four if you include Lotto Hot Picks. Tonight saw a rollover jackpot of £6.7 million of offer from the UK Lotto but an error on the results page of the official operator saw this jackpot showing as £29,400,873, it proves that sometimes we all make mistakes! However, what have the real UK Lottery results for Saturday 14th July 2012 got in store for you? You will also find Thunderball and the Health Lottery results for this evening if you read on....
Tonight anyone checking their Lotto tickets on the official National Lottery operators website may have been in for a bit of a shock as for a little while the results page showed a jackpot amount of £29,400,873 for the draw of Saturday 14th July 2012. Whilst the jackpot for the midweek draw had rolled over, the jackpot was actually nowhere near this amount but just £6,718,078
Although considered one of the unluckiest days in the calendar Friday 13th draws for Euromillions have so far produced winners on seven of the 15 draws to take place on this date. Will the Friday 13th July Euromillions results even up the numbers by making it eight a piece? You’ll have to read on to find out, you’ll find the draw numbers and Millionaire Raffle for the Euromillions as well as a look at the statistics for the numbers that appeared in tonight’s draw.
Tomorrow night there is a sextuple rollover for the Euromillions that boasts and estimated jackpot of £59 million but will Friday 13th be unlucky for Euromillions players or will someone finally scoop the lot? We thought we would take a look at some of the draws that have taken place on the supposedly unluckiest night and see if recent draws on Friday 13th have produced winners and what the draw numbers were. Tonight’s draw will be the last for 2012 drawn on Friday 13th.
As the Euromillions continues to roll and Friday’s estimated jackpot is an impressive £59 million, the Lotto and Thunderball jackpots look miniscule in comparison. Having said that, if the UK Lotto/Thunderball results for Wednesday 11th July 2012 reveal the same numbers of your ticket, would you really turn your nose up at an estimated £2.2 million or even a tidy half a million from Thunderball? Read on to saw what tonight’s UK lottery results have to offer…..
We don’t often cover news about lotteries outside of the UK but every now and then something news worthy happens in another country that excites us. The latest global lottery news is about the Lotto Max, a Canadian Lottery that plays once a week. This game recently offered a CAD $50 million jackpot, the maximum allowed, but also 50 Maxmillions draws!
Two days ago a £1 million Millionaire Raffle prize went unclaimed and has now been added to the Good Causes prize pool but what have the Euromillions results for Tuesday 10th July 2012 got in store for you? Will you be a winner or will the jackpot roll for a sixth time this evening? There is an estimated £48 million jackpot up for grabs in tonight’s Euromillions but has it been won….
An Post currently operate the Irish Lottery at a cost of around €3 million a year of 0.5% of revenue generated from the games but currently the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform, Brendan Howlin, is in talks with potential bidders for the next National Lottery Licence. It is rumoured that the licence holds value of around £400 million which would need to be paid upfront by the winning bidder.
Tonight saw three UK lottery draws take place; the main Lotto game, Thunderball and the Health Lottery. There was over £4 million in jackpots to be won this evening; just over £3.9 million on the Lotto draw, half a million on Thunderball and the Health Lottery boasts a top prize of £100,000. Have the UK Lottery results for Saturday 7th July 2012 revealed you as a jackpot winner? Read on to find out more…