A lucky UK ticket holder scooped the top prize and hit the EuroMillions Jackpot last night, being the winner of the £38m on offer, with Camelot the organisers of the lottery in the United Kingdom, urging players in the UK to check the numbers on their respective tickets.
The winning numbers of 18, 23, 27, 42, 44 with the Lucky Star numbers of 2 and 7 were drawn last night, thus ensuring yet another resident of the UK walks away with the top prize on offer. With the one ticket that matched all seven numbers being the winner of the £38,254,645 and twenty pence ( don’t forget the twenty pence! ) jackpot on offer.
Andy Carter who is employed by the National Lottery to advise big winners said of the as of yet unknown jackpot winner: “One very lucky ticket-holder has scooped tonight’s £38 million EuroMillions jackpot. Players all across the country are now urged to check their tickets to be in with a chance of claiming this amazing prize. It’s certainly proving to be a lucky year for UK EuroMillions players.”
2019 has proven to be something of a success for UK based players of EuroMillions, when on the 1st January, the first draw of 2019, Patrick and Frances Connolly from Northern Ireland won an astonishing £115m in the event’s New Years Day draw.
Whilst in March another big winner from the UK was unveiled, when 58 year old Ade Goodchild hit the jackpot and all seven numbers, which delivered a £71m jackpot.