£3million lotto winner claims prize

A £3MILLION lottery jackpot prize has been claimed in Tendring.

The £3,017,471 prize had gone unclaimed since February 2.

The lucky winner has not been named.

A National Lottery spokesperson said: “We’re delighted that the winner of this amazing prize has now come forward and we hope that they will enjoy their win.

"It would have been awful if the ticket-holder had missed out on this substantial and life-changing amount of money."

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11:55am Tue 19 Feb 13

bloke down the pub says...

Good Luck.. Enjoy
Good Luck.. Enjoy bloke down the pub
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12:51pm Tue 19 Feb 13

Feisty CBC says...

I wonder if it was the publicity that the Gazette gave which jogged the winner's memory? That would be a story they could milk for the rest of the year.
You could imagine the front page. "Gazette saved me over £3m".
I wonder if it was the publicity that the Gazette gave which jogged the winner's memory? That would be a story they could milk for the rest of the year. You could imagine the front page. "Gazette saved me over £3m". Feisty CBC
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10:58am Wed 20 Feb 13

jeffbridges says...

wonder if a gazette worker held the winning ticket, an even greater story to be had.
he could have reimbursed the gazette for its jump in price each day then.
wonder if a gazette worker held the winning ticket, an even greater story to be had. he could have reimbursed the gazette for its jump in price each day then. jeffbridges
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4:44pm Wed 20 Feb 13

bloke down the pub says...

Feisty CBC wrote:
I wonder if it was the publicity that the Gazette gave which jogged the winner's memory? That would be a story they could milk for the rest of the year.
You could imagine the front page. "Gazette saved me over £3m".
I wonder if the Gazette would give you a job. No your a TWONK!
[quote][p][bold]Feisty CBC[/bold] wrote: I wonder if it was the publicity that the Gazette gave which jogged the winner's memory? That would be a story they could milk for the rest of the year. You could imagine the front page. "Gazette saved me over £3m".[/p][/quote]I wonder if the Gazette would give you a job. No your a TWONK! bloke down the pub
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4:45pm Wed 20 Feb 13

bloke down the pub says...

jeffbridges wrote:
wonder if a gazette worker held the winning ticket, an even greater story to be had.
he could have reimbursed the gazette for its jump in price each day then.
You to!
[quote][p][bold]jeffbridges[/bold] wrote: wonder if a gazette worker held the winning ticket, an even greater story to be had. he could have reimbursed the gazette for its jump in price each day then.[/p][/quote]You to! bloke down the pub
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