Mystery Man ‘Mr H’ Clicks his Way to a £1 Million Prize
Last Updated: Wednesday 16th April 2014, 12:07 pm
One lucky Cumbrian player has clicked his way to a £1 million prize after winning the UK EuroMillions Millionaire Raffle with a ticket purchased online. Known only as ‘Mr H’, the mystery player matched the unique nine-digit code in the final EuroMillions draw of March.
The National Lottery released a statement yesterday which said; “Huge congratulations to Mr H for winning this fantastic prize without even touching a ticket. With many people leading busy lives playing online is becoming increasingly popular, through a few simple clicks players can make sure that they don’t miss out.”
Mr H is just one of over six million UK players who win a prize each week on the National Lottery’s range of online games. Players have the option of buying tickets online for all four of the National Lottery’s draw games (EuroMillions, Lotto, Lotto HotPicks and Thunderball), as well as gaining access to over 30 other instant win games.
All online players are notified of any win via email and the majority of prizes are paid directly into the winner’s account, players are also protected from the pitfalls of purchasing paper tickets which can be lost, stolen, damaged or simply forgotten about. Online tickets are stored safely in your account and checked automatically, with an automated email sent to any winners.
If you’d like to play one of the National Lottery’s exciting instant win games online, or simply purchase and store the tickets for your favourite draws more securely, click the Lottery Tickets tab at the top of the page and open an online account quickly and easily.