UK winner of £76 million EuroMillions jackpot named

The winner of the £76 million EuroMillions jackpot has been called a 41-year-old builder Andrew Clark coming from Boston, Lincolnshire.

Mr. Clark, who stockpiled tickets in the van, did not claim the money for 6 weeks following he received, not understanding he was a multimillionaire.

This individual said today he was acquiring early pension after finding the earning ticket hidden in the visor of his Peugeot Professional van.

Mister Clark, who had been simply urged to evaluate his put of seat tickets by his partner, explained: “Trisha held telling me personally to evaluate the tickets, and her relative Louise, whom We were building an expansion to get, was likewise in onto it once she’d found out about the unclaimed reward in this news headlines.”

“It had been something of standing up laugh that I experienced each one of these seat tickets while there is an area winning prize outstanding, thus for several weeks these were about at me personally to test.”

He’s the twelfth biggest lottery champion in the UK.

Andy Carter, Elderly Winners’ Consultant at the National Lottery, said: “Just what a win for just one lucky UK ticket-holder.”

“This is actually the 12th biggest champion ever in the united kingdom and we quite definitely anticipate toasting their earn.”

“Just think about the Xmas this kind of lucky ticket-holder is currently capable to foresee.”

“By investing in a solution for EuroMillions or any kind of other National Lottery game, every gamer is assisting to raise cash once and for all Triggers.

“Around £30million is elevated weekly pertaining to projects over the UK, both equally big and little.”

The largest champions on the EuroMillions lottery up to now in the united kingdom had been Colin and Chris Weir, from Largs, North Ayrshire, who required house £161 million in July 2011.

Earlier this season, one blessed ticket-holder, who have thought we would stay anonymous, banked a £121 million lottery jackpot in 04 while an additional took home simply more than £77 mil in Feb.

Fred and Lesley Higgins, from Aberdeenshire, scooped the £57 million jackpot inside the draw about July 12.