The UK National Lottery has announced that a prize worth nearly £400,000 won on Christmas Eve remains unclaimed. The EuroMillions ticket, bought in London for the 24th December game is worth £388,384 and was on as a second tier prize matching five main numbers and one Lucky Star.
A National Lottery spokesman said: "We're desperate to find this mystery ticket-holder and unite them with their winnings - this amazing prize could really make a huge difference to somebody's life and really would be a wonderful start to 2011. We're urging everyone to check their old tickets again or look anywhere a missing ticket could be hiding." The winning numbers for the game 19, 36, 38, 42, 46 and the Lucky Stars were 2 and 8.
The winner has till the 22nd of June 2011 to claim their prize after which the prize money will be donated to the Good Causes fund. The UK National Lottery has urged lottery players to check their old tickets on the chance that they hold the key to a £400,000 fortune. Players will remember that Christmas Eve EuroMillions saw twenty five UK lottery players win £1,000,000 each with the Millionaire Raffle draw which typically gives away a million to one lucky player every week.
Tonight, players have the chance to win £12,000,000 with the EuroMillions lottery along with the additional £1,000,000 for UK players with the Millionaire Raffle all for the price of a £2 ticket which gives you one line of numbers. Buy your lottery tickets at land based retail shops or online by creating an account at the National Lottery site. You can check lottery results for EuroMillions, Lotto and other UK lotteries at onlinekeno.net. Don’t miss the opportunity to win big tonight and buy your EuroMillions ticket right away.
Written by Kim Watson for Online Keno – your source for the latest lottery news