A mystery EuroMillions winner, known only as Mr. M, from Derry, has become a millionaire without ever touching a ticket.
The lucky man scooped the life-changing prize of £1,000,000 in the special EuroMillions UK Millionaire Maker draw on Friday, April 13 2018.
EuroMillions UK Millionaire Maker guarantees to create two millionaires in every draw but with the special EuroMillions draw on Friday, April 13, thirteen UK millionaires were created. For every EuroMillions line played, players automatically receive a UK Millionaire Maker code printed on their ticket.
Mr. M played EuroMillions through national-lottery.co.uk and has become one of over eight million players that win each week on The National Lottery’s range of games.
Andy Carter, Senior Winners’ Advisor at The National Lottery, said: “Huge congratulations to Mr. M for winning this fantastic prize without even touching a ticket – after a few simple clicks he has become a millionaire! With many people leading busy lives, playing online is becoming increasingly popular. It means you can make sure your lucky numbers are always in the draw and your ticket is always checked.”
Interactive winners have the opportunity to release their name, remain anonymous or like this winner, release some details through partial publicity.