# lottery - Today’s News
Gifts for all the family this Christmas
# lottery - Friday 1 November, 2013
The family wanted to keep their names private, but bought their ticket in an Athy shop.
# lottery - Tuesday 15 October, 2013
Proceeds from the sale will fund a €200 million capital investment scheme, says Brendan Howlin.
# lottery - Thursday 3 October, 2013
An Post will continue operating the National Lottery, after a consortium with UK lottery operator Camelot was picked as the preferred bidder for the licence.
# lottery - Friday 6 September, 2013
There were two winning tickets for tonight’s €25.6 million jackpot – which means someone is €12 million richer right now…
# lottery - Saturday 6 July, 2013
Plus – how many seconds does the new single from former Green Party TD Paul Gogarty last for?
# lottery - Wednesday 26 June, 2013
No really. You’ll feel much better about it once you’ve read this.
# lottery - Sunday 19 May, 2013
Only one jackpot has ever been bigger – but this weekend’s Powerball jackpot only had one winner.
# lottery - Monday 4 March, 2013
Tell us your plans if you were to win a large chunk of cash. Go on.
# lottery - Wednesday 9 January, 2013
This year could be your year to witness the incredible Winter Solstice display in the Neolithic tomb.
# lottery - Sunday 6 January, 2013
Good morning. Here are the nine stories you need to know as you start your day.
# lottery - Saturday 5 January, 2013
# lottery - Friday 4 January, 2013
He was rescued after passers-by heard his calls for help.
# lottery - Tuesday 4 December, 2012
If you bought a £2 EuroMillions lotto ticket in Herfortshire, East England in June you have until 11pm tomorrow to claim your €79 million prize.
# lottery - Sunday 2 December, 2012
The couple who won $293 million have said they would like to visit Ireland. Meanwhile, the second Powerball winner may have been found…
# lottery - Sunday 18 November, 2012
If you win, we want half. Seriously.
# lottery - Tuesday 14 August, 2012
The Suffolk couple said they “couldn’t believe it” when the realised they had the winning ticket.
# lottery - Friday 10 August, 2012
There’s €190 million up for grabs…
# lottery - Wednesday 4 April, 2012
The next operator will win the licence for 20 years, up from the current 10, meaning a greater up-front payment to the State.
# lottery - Saturday 31 March, 2012
Three people in Maryland, Kansas and Illinois have winning tickets for the Mega Millions jackpot – the biggest lottery prize ever.
# lottery - Wednesday 14 March, 2012
The man had claimed he won the money on a personal ticket – but a jury disagreed.
# lottery - Saturday 11 February, 2012
Cavan-born Brendan Riordan bought his Win For Life ticket with $20 his mother had given him for his birthday.
# lottery - Thursday 2 February, 2012
A Fine Gael councillor has suggested it as a new way of raising revenue but do you agree?
# lottery - Wednesday 30 November, 2011
Three well-heeled men – who shared a $1 lottery ticket – claim an extraordinary win in a major United States lottery.
# lottery - Wednesday 26 October, 2011
The FAI has received over three times more applications than tickets for the first leg of next month’s Euro 2012 play-off against Estonia.
# lottery - Wednesday 28 September, 2011
How would you spend an unexpected windfall – charity donations, a house, a holiday, a woman? Or would you just take out a massive ad in the papers to make all your enemies jealous…
# lottery - Thursday 11 August, 2011
Tough jail sentences for looters, Republican election hopefuls gear up for debate in the US, €50,000 on urinals for men caught short in Dublin, and U2 featuring… Jedward?
# lottery - Wednesday 3 August, 2011
Dutch psychologists’ research into penalty shoot-outs could change the face of football… unless the goalie just happens to go the other way.
# lottery - Monday 18 July, 2011
Europe’s biggest-ever lottery winners have escaped their home in Scotland after a deluge of begging letters.
# lottery - Wednesday 13 July, 2011
TheJournal.ie’s syndicate, and every other Irish ticket, falls short of winning the largest ever European lottery.
# lottery - Saturday 9 July, 2011
There were no winners of the €185m jackpot, but one Irish ticket was only one number away and wins €4.57m.
# lottery - Wednesday 6 July, 2011
There were no winners of last night’s €176m offering – meaning the lottery will hit its upper limit for the first time.
# lottery - Monday 28 February, 2011
Rakel Daniele is asking for $75,000 in damages after her TV station read out the wrong numbers, misleading her.
# lottery - Saturday 29 January, 2011
Trisha Eisel, from Tullamore, bought her lottery ticket after her flight home for Christmas was cancelled by snow.
# lottery - Saturday 23 October, 2010
There’s only one catch – you’ll need to have about €12m spare. Interested? Read on.