Northumberland man wins six-figure sum on EuroMillions lottery
A mystery EuroMillions winner from Northumberland has won over £100,000.
Known only as Mr F, he won £136,542.20 after matching the five main numbers and one Lucky Star in the EuroMillions draw on Tuesday, August 3.
The lucky resident, who plans to buy a new car with his winnings, has become one of over eight million players that win each week on The National Lottery’s range of games.
Interactive winners have the opportunity to release their name, remain anonymous or similar to this winner, share some details through partial publicity.
Camelot’s Andy Carter, senior winners’ advisor at The National Lottery, said, “What brilliant news for Mr. F! He can now look forward to buying a new dream car after winning this fantastic prize.
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