Lotto win for workers

CHAMPAGNE flowed for a group of nine colleagues from Co Louth as they celebrated their Lotto Plus 1 win of e350,000 in a recent draw.

CHAMPAGNE flowed for a group of nine colleagues from Co Louth as they celebrated their Lotto Plus 1 win of e350,000 in a recent draw.

Each lucky member of the syndicate group will take home e38,888.89 after their numbers came up in a draw on Wednesday, January 11.

The group, who wish to keep the win private, have been playing together for nearly five years and plan to keep playing in the future.

They checked their ticket on Thursday last using the National Lottery’s iPhone App.

“We heard there was a big win in the North East and hoped our luck was in,” said one of the delighted winners.

The lucky e20 Quick Pick ticket was bought in Spar, Bay Estate, Dundalk on the day of the draw.

National Lottery good causes benefit from the sale of all National Lottery products, as approximately one third of all sales fund beneficiary projects around the country, as designated by Government.

Since the National Lottery was launched, over e3.6 billion has been raised for good causes.

This level of funding has made a significant difference to communities, projects and individuals in the areas of youth, sports, recreation and amenities; health and welfare; Arts, culture and national heritage and the Irish language.